View Full Version : Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows XP

11-26-2009, 02:19 AM
Hi Friends.

CTRL and A Selects all the items in the active window.
CTRL and C Copies the item or items to the Clipboard and can be pasted using CTRL and V.
CTRL and F Displays the Find all files dialog box.
CTRL and G Displays the Go to folder dialog box.
CTRL and N Displays the New dialog box.
CTRL and O Displays the Open dialog box.
CTRL and P Displays the Print dialog box.
CTRL and S Displays the Save dialog box.
CTRL and V Pastes the copied item or items from the Clipboard.
CTRL and X Cuts the item or items selected to the Clipboard.
CTRL and Z Undoes the last action.
CTRL and F4 Closes the active document window.
CTRL while dragging an item Copy the selected item
CTRL+SHIFT with arrow keys Highlight a block of text
CTRL+F4 Close the active document
CTRL+ESC Display the Start menu
CTRL and F6 Opens the next document window in the active application.
F1 key Gives help on the active window or selected item.
F2 key Rename the selected item
F3 key Search for a file or a folder
F4 key Display the Address bar list in My Computer or Windows Explorer
F5 key Update the active window
F6 key Cycle through the screen elements in a window or on the desktop
F10 key Activate the menu bar in the active program

07-07-2010, 08:46 AM
I really appreciate your information this is really very useful for all users, Thank you so much for this and looking for Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts.

08-16-2010, 12:59 AM
Nice post and also good information for all XP users,
i am using two os in my PC in different way's 1st is XP and 2nd is vista,
XP is much easy than vista and i think all XP users should follow your
shortcut ways.
Thank you.