Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Five Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts That Everyone Should Know

Windows 10 adoption, recently (as of late September 2015), hit the 100 million mark, as consumers continue updating their Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs. Many Windows 7 users have been faced with a fairly sharp learning curve.

The new touch features are handy if you have a Touch Enabled device. But, if you are "old school" you may long for your favorite Keyboard Shortcuts. So, here are five quick "Windows Key" favorites that every Windows 10 user should know.

1. Windows Key + A  -  Open the Action Center.
2. Windows Key + C  -  Open Cortana (The Microsoft Voice Assistant) in Listening Mode.
3. Windows Key + I  -   Open Settings.
4. Windows Key + L  -  Lock Your PC or Switch Users.
5. Windows Key + S  -  Open Search