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Old 02-25-2007, 07:03 PM   #11
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Did you know Alt Tab, lets you go through different windows..Open two ie pages and try it.heh
Ha, I thought everyone knew that one...oh well, it's still useful. And in Vista, you even get a thumbnail of the program!
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:07 AM   #12
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...and windows key + Break brings up system properties...
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:12 AM   #13
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Windows key and L locks your computer

Anyhoo....

CTRL+C: Copy
CTRL+X: Cut
CTRL+V: Paste
CTRL+Z: Undo
CTRL+B: Bold
CTRL+U: Underline
CTRL+I: Italic

F1: Help
CTRL+ESC: Open Start menu
ALT+TAB: Switch between open programs
ALT+F4: Quit program
SHIFT+DELETE: Delete item permanently

F4: Selects the Go To A Different Folder box and moves down the entries in the box (if the toolbar is active in Windows Explorer)
F5: Refreshes the current window.
F6: Moves among panes in Windows Explorer
CTRL+G: Opens the Go To Folder tool (in Windows 95 Windows Explorer only)
CTRL+Z: Undo the last command
CTRL+A: Select all the items in the current window
BACKSPACE: Switch to the parent folder
SHIFT+click+Close button: For folders, close the current folder plus all parent folders

Press SHIFT five times: Toggles StickyKeys on and off
Press down and hold the right SHIFT key for eight seconds: Toggles FilterKeys on and off
Press down and hold the NUM LOCK key for five seconds: Toggles ToggleKeys on and off
Left ALT+left SHIFT+NUM LOCK: Toggles MouseKeys on and off
Left ALT+left SHIFT+PRINT SCREEN: Toggles high contrast on and off

Windows Logo: Start menu
Windows Logo+R: Run dialog box
Windows Logo+M: Minimize all
SHIFT+Windows Logo+M: Undo minimize all
Windows Logo+F1: Help
Windows Logo+E: Windows Explorer
Windows Logo+F: Find files or folders
Windows Logo+D: Minimizes all open windows and displays the desktop
CTRL+Windows Logo+F: Find computer
CTRL+Windows Logo+TAB: Moves focus from Start, to the Quick Launch toolbar, to the system tray (use RIGHT ARROW or LEFT ARROW to move focus to items on the Quick Launch toolbar and the system tray)
Windows Logo+TAB: Cycle through taskbar buttons
Windows Logo+Break: System Properties dialog box
Application key: Displays a shortcut menu for the selected item



Ahh, that will do, haha!
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:14 AM   #14
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See now that has taken all the fun out of it, and im guessing that ya used ctrl+c and ctrl+v for that
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Old 02-26-2007, 05:15 AM   #15
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F6 in your browser takes you straight to the address bar.
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Also left click, to get google up!
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Alt+F for the file menu, Alt+E for edit etc. Also, if you just press Alt you can navigate the title bar menus with the arrow keys
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if you press esc you will get a free slice of pie...


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if you press esc you will get a free slice of pie...


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Wheres me pie????
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Errr... you will recieve it in 10, 9, 8.... haha
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