Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts

by techtiptom

Originally posted on WIBC.com on 10/30/2009:

Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts for Productivity

Windows Key + Spacebar = Aero desktop peek, just like that small rectangle at the right bottom corner next to the time display.
Windows Key + Home = minimize/maximize all inactive windows
Windows Key + P = projector options
Windows Key + E = Windows Explorer is launched.
Windows Key + R = Run Command is launched.
Windows Key + F = Search (which is there in previous Windows versions too)
Windows Key + X = Mobility Center
Windows Key + T = Cycle Super Taskbar Items
Windows Key + S = OneNote Screen Clipping Tool [requires OneNote]
Windows Key + M = Minimize All Windows
Windows Key + D = Show/Hide Desktop
Windows Key + L = Lock Computer (It is there from the earlier versions as well)
Windows Key + U = Ease of Access
Windows Key + G = show desktop gadgets
Windows Key + Any number [0,1, 2, .., 9] = open the corresponding taskbar pinned program
Windows Key+ Left Arrow = toggle docking to half the screen starting by the left half
Windows Key + Right Arrow = toggle docking to half the screen starting by the right half
Windows Key + Shift + Left Arrow = move the window one monitor left in a multi-monitor display
Windows Key + Shift + Right Arrow = move the window one monitor right in a multi-monitor display
Windows Key + Up Arrow = maximize the active window
Windows Key + Down Arrow = minimize the active window
Shift + Click = a pinned taskbar icon to run a new instance of the program
Windows Key + Tab = Aero [press Tab to cycle between Windows]
Windows Key + # = Quicklaunch
Windows Key + = = Magnifier

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