|Delete selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin.
|CTRL while dragging an item
|Copy selected item.
|CTRL+SHIFT while dragging an item
|Create shortcut to selected item.
|Rename selected item.
|Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next word.
|Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word.
|Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next paragraph.
|Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous paragraph.
|CTRL+SHIFT with any of the arrow keys
|Highlight a block of text.
|SHIFT with any of the arrow keys
|Select more than one item in a window or on the desktop, or select text within a document.
|Search for a file or folder.
|View properties for the selected item.
|Close the active item, or quit the active program.
|Displays the properties of the selected object.
|Opens the shortcut menu for the active window.
|Close the active document in programs that allow you to have multiple documents open simultaneously.
|Switch between open items.
|Cycle through items in the order they were opened.
|Cycle through screen elements in a window or on the desktop.
|Display the Address bar list in My Computer or Windows Explorer.
|Display the shortcut menu for the selected item.
|Display the System menu for the active window.
|Display the Start menu.
|ALT+Underlined letter in a menu name
|Display the corresponding menu.
|Underlined letter in a command name on an open menu
|Carry out the corresponding command.
|Activate the menu bar in the active program.
|Open the next menu to the right, or open a submenu.
|Open the next menu to the left, or close a submenu.
|Refresh the active window.
|View the folder one level up in My Computer or Windows Explorer.
|Cancel the current task.
|SHIFT when you insert a CD into the CD-ROM drive
|Prevent the CD from automatically playing.
Ousman Faal [Digital Vigilante] is a Tech Entrepreneur & Digital Skills Trainer who teaches both in the classroom and online. He has experience in various technologies and likes sharing it with others. Ousman has published 144 articles on this blog. He is the CEO of Faalen Technologies and Skills.gm.