Windows Key Shortcuts  Windows key

For Windows 10

Description Windows Key combination
Open/Close the Start Menu Windows key
Open the Action center. Windows key + A
Open Cortana in listening mode Windows key + C
Fast-switch to/from the desktop - minimise all Windows key + D
Open File Explorer Windows key + E
Open Game bar (when a game is open) Windows key + G
Open Share
Windows key + H
Open Settings Windows key + I
Open Connect Windows key + K
Switch accounts or lock the PC Windows key + L
Minimize all windows Windows key + M
Open the Run dialog box Windows key + R
Open Search Windows key + S
Open the Ease of Access center Windows key + U
Open the Quick Link menu, equivalent to right-clicking the Start Menu. Windows key + X
Snap app windows to the left Windows key + left arrow key
Snap app windows to the right Windows key + right arrow key
Maximize the app Windows key + up arrow key
Minimize the app Windows key + down arrow key
Open the app that is pinned to the taskbar in that number's position Windows key + a number
Open a quick look at the desktop Windows key + comma
Open Narrator Windows key + Enter
Minimize all but the active desktop window Windows key + Home
Capture a screenshot and save it to the Screenshots folder Windows key + PrtScn
Add a virtual desktop Windows key + Ctrl + D
Switch between virtual desktops Windows key + Ctrl + left or right arrow
Close the current virtual desktop Windows key + Ctrl + F4
Stretch the desktop window to the top and bottom of the screen Windows key + Shift + Up arrow
Open Task view Windows key + Tab
Zoom in Windows key +   +
Zoom out
Windows key +   -

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Related

MMCs - shortcuts to popular Microsoft Management Consoles.
EXPLORER - Open Windows Explorer
Windows Start | Run commands
Windows key - Wikipedia, this includes older versions back to windows 95


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