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    Improve speed using Keyboard Shortcut Keys for Windows 7

    After Windows 7 Beta got released. Millions of of them have downloaded and start using it. Just like Vista and XP, Windows 7 has got many keyboard shortcut keys which helps to improve the speed and productivity of your work.

    Here is a list of all the new Windows 7 keyboard shortcut keys which will be definitely helpful for all Windows 7 users.

    ShortCut Key Action
    Win+UP Arrow Maximize the current window
    Win+Down Arrow If the current window is maximized, restore it; if the current window is restored, minimize it
    Win+Up Maximize Window
    Win+Down Minimize Window
    Win+Left Snap Window to left
    Win+Right Snap Window to right
    Win+Shift+Left Jump to left monitor
    Win+Shift+Right Jump to right monitor
    Win+Home Minimize / Restore all other windows
    Win+T Focus the first taskbar entry, similar to ALT +TAB
    Win+Shift+T Same as above in reverse order
    Win+Space Peek at the desktop
    Win+G Bring Gadgets to the top
    Win+ [Num] Launches the numbered app running in the Super bar
    Win+P Connecting displays to computers and switching from single monitor to dual display
    Win+X Mobility Center
    Win + + Zoom in and out of Windows
    Win + Zoom in and out of Windows
    Alt+P Show/hide Preview Pane in Explorer
    Win + Tab Windows Aero Task Switcher
    Shift + Click on icon (Taskbar) Open a new instance
    Middle click on icon(Taskbar) Open a new instance
    Ctrl + Shift + Click on icon (Taskbar) Open a new instance with Admin privileges
    Shift + Right | click on icon (Taskbar) Show window menu (Restore / Minimize / Move / etc)
    Shift + Right | click on grouped icon (Taskbar) Menu with Restore All / Minimize All / Close All, etc.
    Ctrl + Click on grouped icon Cycle between the windows (or tabs) in the group

    Hope you find this keys useful and speeden your work on Windows 7…

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    1. Paul says:

      Pretty solid list right there. Thanks!

    2. chris says:

      you missed out the classic ctrl + alt delete… though im sure windows users a familiar with it 🙂

    3. Very good collection, Thanks for the cool shortcuts, Will be sure useful when I install windows 7 in my PC

    4. Nihar says:

      @Paul, @Nicholas, I hope you guys start using it and learn new shortcuts.

      @Chris, Yeah i missed it.

    5. binaryday says:

      Good one Nihar. Stumbled it, going to digg as well

    6. I just asked one of my friends to help me out with shortcut keys. Wont need it now. Bookmarked this…thanks for the tips!

    7. Nihar says:

      @Make Money From Home, I am glad that you liked it!

    8. Thanks, its great to know the shortcuts which I know now.

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