Windows Operating system is one of the most used OS in the world. Around 75.47% of total computer users use Windows Operating System. With a very user-friendly interface, Windows OS provide its user’s speed and durability. But speed doesn’t mean only fast data transfers or internet speed, the actual use of speed requires in a fast transaction in the keyboard. So, in this article, we will discuss some of the most used shortcut keys in windows 7.
As per recent updates, Windows 7 is a bit old Operating System but it comes up with some most interesting and useful keyboard shortcuts that are very reliable to its users. Most of the people are aware of some common shortcut keys like CTRL+C/V/Z/X for cut, copy, paste and undo etc. but besides that, there are a lot of more keyboard shortcuts that are far more useful than these shortcuts. There are Five main command buttons which are required the most for any keyboard shortcut in Windows 7 and they are mentioned below:
- Shift Key
- Ctrl (Control)
- Fn (Function)
- Windows Logo
- Alt Key
Let us describe you some of the most important shortcut keys in windows 7 with its work to make you understand better.
Ctrl + Shift + Arrow Key
This shortcut key will select a block of text if you are writing something in notepad or any document software. This will surely save your time from using your mouse and select the text per line.
Ctrl + any arrow key + Space Bar
If you want to select multiple individual items in a window or in the desktop then this shortcut key will make you do so without the use of mouse and your time will be saved.
Alt + Spacebar
This shortcut key will open the shortcut menu for any active window you are working on it. You can further navigate the menu using the up and down arrow button and hence press enters to open.
Windows logo key + Tab or Alt + Tab
If you want to switch different programs running on the taskbar then pressing this shortcut keys will navigate you through different background programs which will also save your time for sure.
Ctrl + Tab
If you are working in Google Chrome where you have opened multiple tabs then pressing this shortcut keys simultaneously will lead you to switch different tabs in the particular chrome.
For a working professional who needs to use his computer daily and do a lot of jobs then he/she also needs to save his/her valuable time. So, using the shortcut keys in windows 7 will surely help to save the time and navigate the system requirements as per your ease. We hope this article helped you to understand how to use shortcut keys in windows 7 and look forward to seeing you soon. If you have any query related to this article then please fill out in the comment section below and we assure you will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank You for giving your valuable time reading this article.