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Tech Tricks: Windows 7 Shortcuts

Useful Windows 7 shortcuts

By Patrick Stafford
Thursday, 31 March 2011

Tech TricksWindows is the operating system of choice for most businesses, so it’s useful for entrepreneurs to know their way around it.

 

Here are a few more shortcuts for Windows users to memorise and learn to maximise productivity:

 

  • Are you using two monitors? If so, you can easily switch open programs between them by using the shortcut “Windows + Shift + (Left or Right Arrow). Doing this can move the open window into the next monitor, and will automatically change resolution.
  • Windows Button + any number on the keyboard can open programs that are pinned to the taskbar. Useful if you’re constantly opening a few programs consistently every day.

  • Likewise, pressing Windows + T will allow you to move through the open windows pinned on the taskbar.

 

Ctrl + Shift  + mouse click will allow you to open a program with full administrator rights – something that you will need often in Windows.

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