Question: What are some software key commands that I can use to get me around my computer without a mouse?
Answer: Keyboard shortcuts are available to save time from moving your hand from the keyboard to the mouse. Here are some of the more common software comand shortcuts:
|Shift + Arrow Key||Start the highlighting process, can substitute an arrow key for Home, End, Page Up, or Page Down to highlight larger groups of text easier.|
|Ctrl + C||Copy highlighted text to the clipboard.|
|Ctrl + X||Cut highlighted text to the clipboard, this will look like it was deleted, rest assured it was not.|
|Ctrl + Esc||Opens the Start menu.|
|Ctrl + V||Paste the text that was recently cut or copied to the clipboard.|
|Ctrl + Z||Undo the last thing you did, may work repeatedly to fix several mistakes made|
|Ctrl + A||Select All.|
|Ctrl + B||Switch to Bold font.|
|Ctrl + U||Switch to Underline font.|
|Ctrl + I||Switch to Italic font.|
|Ctrl + N||Open new window.|
Those are just a few of the keyboard shortcuts that are out there, you can always fine more by searching for keyboard shortcuts in any search engine such as Google, Yahoo, or MSN.
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