Top New Hotkeys & Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 10

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Microsoft has recently launched their new version called Windows 10. This version has amazing look and features. In this version some new features are added and some useless and memory consuming apps has been removed. If you have still not installed it, Then click below to download.

Or if you have already downloaded it then you must see this post How To Install Desktop Gadgets On Windows 10 .

So I am writing this guide to provide new shortcuts to access this new version easily without moving your mouse cursor and all. So let’s start with full guide, how to use and all.

Top New Hotkeys & Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 10

Since Windows 10 has launched with new features and performance. Microsoft has also launched new hotkeys and Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 10. So let’s start to have introduction with and their working.

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Windows 10 review and download free

Snap Shortcuts

The following shortcuts make use of the new “Snap” features in Windows 10, which allow you to expand and arrange windows side-by-side.

  • Windows Button + Up Arrow: Maximizes current window into full screen mode.
  • Windows Button + Down Arrow: Restores window size, then minimizes window.
  • Windows Button + Left Arrow: Snaps current window to the left half of the screen.
  • Windows Button + Right Arrow: Snaps current window to the right half of the screen.
  • Windows Button + 2 Arrow Keys: Snaps current window into one corner of the screen (example: Windows + Left + Up snaps window into top-left corner).

Multitasking Shortcuts

These next two shortcuts let you quickly switch between open windows by holding down the first button in the combination, then tapping the second button. While these shortcuts have been available in past versions, Windows 10 brings some new functionality to them.

best new hotkeys and keyboard shortcuts for windows 10
best new hotkeys and keyboard shortcuts for windows 10
  • Alt + Tab: Switches between open windows (within the current virtual desktop only).
  • Windows Button + Tab: Brings up the new “Task View” interface, which allows you to switch between windows and virtual desktops.

Virtual Desktop Shortcuts

Now that Windows finally supports virtual desktops, it only makes sense that we’d get some keyboard shortcuts to manage this new feature.

top hotkeys and keyboard shortcuts for windows 10
top hotkeys and keyboard shortcuts for windows 10
  • Windows Button + Ctrl + D: Creates a new virtual desktop and automatically switches to it.
  • Windows Button + Ctrl + F4: Closes the current virtual desktop and switches to previous desktop.
  • Windows Button + Ctrl + Left or Right Arrow: Switches between open desktops to the left or right.

Command Prompt Shortcuts

With Windows 10, you can finally execute common copy/cut and paste shortcuts in the command prompt, and there are even a few more noteworthy hotkeys. To try out the new command prompt, just open your Start menu, then type cmd and hit enter.

  • Ctrl + V (or Shift + Insert): Pastes text from clipboard into command line.
  • Ctrl + C (or Ctrl + Insert): Copies any selected command line text to the clipboard.
  • Ctrl + A: Selects all text. Applies to the current, user-entered command line only.
  • Shift + Any Arrow Key: Moves the cursor left, right, up, or down while selecting text.
  • Ctrl + Shift + Left or Right Arrow: Selects entire words to the left or right of the cursor.
  • Shift + Home or End: Selects all text from the cursor to the beginning or end of the current command.
  • Shift + Page Up or Page Down: Selects all text from the cursor to 1 page above or below.
  • Ctrl + Shift + Home or End: Selects all text from the cursor to the beginning or end of the current window.
  • Ctrl + Up or Down: Scrolls one line (either up or down) in the command prompt window.
  • Ctrl + Page Up or Page Down: Scrolls up or down one page in the command prompt window.
  • Ctrl + M: Enters “mark mode,” which turns your mouse pointer into a text selector.
  • Ctrl + F: Allows you to search the Command Prompt’s output with a “Find” window.

Top New Hotkeys & Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 10

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