Many people who use computers regularly may know that some computer tasks can be done faster by pressing the keyboard instead of the mouse.
This simple method is called a keyboard shortcut. Here are 10 keyboard shortcuts that can make the everyday computer experience easier.
Windows and Mac keyboard shortcuts 5 Key-Lets Go
- Quick software changes
If you are working on multiple software at the same time, it may be annoying to be repeatedly instructed by the mouse. So you can easily switch from one software to another by pressing the ALT and TAB buttons together.
This feature is available on Mac OS by pressing the COMMAND and TAB buttons.
- To lock the computer
It is better to lock the computer if you want to go somewhere in a hurry for any personal or confidential work on the computer. No, I’m not asking for a real lock. If you want to quickly activate the virtual lock on the computer, it will be done by pressing the Windows logo and L button together.
In the latest version of Mac OS, pressing the COMMAND, CTRL, and L buttons together will lock the computer.
- If you want to close the software
If you are working on multiple software at the same time, you can easily close one software by pressing two ALT + F4 buttons at the same time.
In the latest version of Mac OS, pressing the Command-Q button together will lock the computer.
- If you want to open a computer file
If you want to open a computer file, clicking on the Windows + E button will open your file in the app you are on the computer.
In the latest version of Mac OS, pressing the Command + N button together will open your file.
- If you want to print
If you want to print a computer file, clicking on the Ctrl + P button will take you to the file printing option that you have on the computer.
In the latest version of Mac OS, pressing the Command + P button together will bring up your print options.