Helpful Windows 7 keyboard Shortcuts

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Be faster and become pro with your Windows 7, So we have a comprehensive  list of common Microsoft Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts which you can use  in Windows 7 computer by pressing a combination of  keys on your keyboard.

Note: Important Keyboard shortcuts are highlighted in the list.
Win + # :- Quick launch
Win + = :- Magnifier

Win +(+/-): Zoom in/out
Win + UP :- Maximize the active window
Win + Down Arrow :- Restore down or minimize current windows
Win + Left Arrow :- Dock the current window to the left half of the screen
Win + Right Arrow :- Dock the current window to the right half of the screen
Win + (number) :- Activate and run the program pinned on Windows 7 taskbar, active program won’t be affected
Win + Home :-  Clear all but the active window
Win + Space :- Makes all windows transparent so you can see the Desktop  quickly
Win + Pause/Break :- Open System Properties
Win + Tab :- Flip Aero 3D (press Tab to switch between Windows)
Win + B :- Move focus to system tray (the right-most portion of the taskbar)
Win + D :- Show/Hide desktop shortcut
Win + E :- Windows Explorer is launched
Win + F :- Search
Win + G :- Bring all gadgets on top and foreground
Win + L :- Lock Computer
Win + M :- Minimize all windows
Win + P :- Open the projection menu (generally used for laptops connected to projectors)
Win + R :- Run Command shortcut.
Win + S :- One Note Screen Clipping Tool
Win + T :- Focus and scroll through items on the taskbar.
Win + X :- Mobility Center
Win + Shift + Up Arrow :- Maximize vertical size
Win + Shift + Down Arrow :- Restore vertical size
Win + Shift + Left Arrow :- Jump to left monitor
Win + Shift + Right Arrow :- Jump to right monitor
Win + Shift + M :- Undo all window minimization
Win + Shift + T :-  Cycles backwards
Win + Ctrl + F :- Opens the Active Directory Find Computers dialog

Ctrl + Right Arrow :- Move the cursor to the beginning of the next word
Ctrl + Left Arrow :- Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous word
Ctrl + Up Arrow :- Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous paragraph
Ctrl + Down Arrow :- Move the cursor to the beginning of the next paragraph

Ctrl + Win + Tab :- Persistent flip 3D
Ctrl + Shift + N :- Create a new folder
Ctrl + Shift :- with an arrow key Select a block of text
Ctrl + Shift + Esc :- Open Task Manager directly

Windows 7 keyboard Commands

Win + Right Arrow + Enter (Shortcut to Shutdown Windows 7)
Win + Right Arrow + Right Arrow + R :- Restart’s your computer
Win + Right Arrow + Right Arrow + S :- Goes to Sleep mode
Win + Right Arrow + Right Arrow + W:- You can switch between users

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