Every operating system definitely have some secrets that normally hide from users but experts like programmers, hackers etc know about them well because they always try to apply those ways that can save time and would be helpful. We all know very well that Windows 10 has been released officially. Before releasing officially, Microsoft released its technical preview also. Technical preview had its own shortcuts and secrets that were very similar to the previous operating systems. But Windows 10 official keyboard shortcuts are very different and helpful. So, if you've switched your operating system to the Windows 10 or thinking about to upgrade to Windows 10 then must try my shared few keyboard shortcuts.
If you wanna upgrade your operating system to Windows 10 then must read our article 'How to upgrade operating system to Windows 10 officially'. In this article, both the complete procedures explained to download Windows 10 ISO file and upgrading operating system to Windows 10. Well, today in this article, I shared few useful keyboard shortcuts of Windows 10 that will definitely be helpful for you.
Shortcuts For Virtual DesktopVirtual desktops i think now first time introduced in the Microsoft Windows. You can create more than one desktop in Windows 10. Yes! it's true. Every virtual desktop will different from other. For example, if you open some folders or applications in first desktop then these same folders or applications won't open in second desktop. Similarly, you can create third, fourth, fifth and may be unlimited virtual desktops and every desktop will different from other desktops.
You can create virtual desktops by using below mentioned keys:
- For new Virtual desktop:
Windows key + Ctrl + D
- To close current virtual desktop:
Windows key + Ctrl + F4
- To move next virtual desktop:
Windows key + Ctrl + Right
- To back previous virtual desktop:
Windows key + Ctrl + Left
Shortcut To See All Programs TogetherA very common shortcut that I used in Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 to see running applications or programs is
Window Key + Tab, similarly same key will also apply in Windows 10. But view is different in Windows 10. As you can see in below image.
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Shortcuts To Snap Virtual DesktopsSnapping desktops are now very interesting stuff for every user. If you've created virtual desktop and wanna switch to another forward or previous virtual desktop then use below following keys:
- To snap left side:
Window key + Right key
- To Snap Right side:
Window key + Left key
Some More Other Useful ShortcutsIf you've tried above then let's check out following below keys.
- To open Cortana:
Window key + Qor
Window key + S
- To Open Windows 10 setting pane:
Window + I
- To open Windows 10 action center:
Window key + A