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Keyboard shortcuts are combinations and oft-struck keys that help you work faster, or do more with less typing.

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Are there keyboard shortcuts for accessing results from Firefox's Awesome Bar?

I usually hit CTRL-L to focus on the awesome bar and then type * foo to get to my bookmark called "foo". It invariably comes up as the second result or maybe third. Is there a quick shortcut to pick ...
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Keyboard shortcut to copy from below in Excel (opposite of Ctrl+D)

Is there a way to copy a value from below a cell range to the cell range above it? Something opposite of Ctrl+D. Say I have a value in A10 and I want to copy the value in A10 to the cells from A5:A9. ...
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Why am I unable to use Ctrl+PgUp and Ctrl+PgDown to switch between tabs in Excel Power Pivot (2016)?

When I open the Power Pivot window, I cannot use the Ctrl+PgUp and Ctrl+PgDown shortcuts to switch between tabs. If I switch to another window (Alt+Tab) and then switch back to Power Pivot window, I ...
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Break and Pause key substitutes on HP Spectre x360 2-in-1 (2017)

I'd like to be able to press a Break and/or Pause key on a HP Spectre x360 2-in-1 (2017) laptop. I'm running Windows 10. They keys aren't present on this laptop, so I'm trying to find a key ...
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Make Ctrl+Backspace delete previous word in Windows Explorer

I love how in text editors and internet browsers the Ctrl+Backspace hotkey will delete the previous word typed. It is a feature I use a lot. However, I keep accidentally trying to use it in Windows ...
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Need to send keystrokes into a Citrix window

Client just got a new system. They're connecting to a program through Citrix. I don't know the exact details but basically the call center connects to a VDI, and then opens the application. The ...
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How to disable CTRL+LALT shortcut for typing national characters [duplicate]

Some languages use combination RALT+LETTER to get national and special characters, ex: RALT+U may result in €, depending on language settings. The same effect can be achieved by pressing LCTRL+LALT+...
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It's possible to add a Key to a layout of the keyboard?

I want to add a key to a layout. I have an en-US keyboard layout, and I want to add this letter "ñ" and this one "Ñ" to the N key. It's possible to add this key by pressing ALT+N (ñ) and ALT+SHIFT+N (...
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Better Excel shortcut for current time

Is there a way I can set an easier shortcut for the current time in Excel? I know about "ctrl+shift+;" but I need something that can be used with one hand. Ideally if I could set up and F key to add ...
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Linux-like ^A (ctrl-a) in Cygwin

I've installed the latest Cygwin on Win10. Out of habit on *nix, I find myself hitting ^A to go to the beginning of the current line, but the default (hopefully modifiable) behaviour is that it ...
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How to change some key mapping on keyboard [duplicate]

I'm on italian keyboard, accessing ` and ~ is so frustrating (I have to enter alt 96 and alt 126), but I have also a useless § key (shift + ù). What I'd like to do is to "add a layer" to \ key so ...
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Windows 10 disable specific input language from switching shortcut

On Windows 10 I frequently use [Win Key] + Space to switch between input languages which is great. I have 3 input languages installed, so hitting that combination each time switches between each one. ...
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Firefox GCLI (internal command line) won't open

I’m used to pressing Ctrl+F2 to open the graphical command-line interpreter in Firefox. This is useful for taking screenshots of webpages and for restarting the browser when I’ve opened a ridiculous ...
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Is there a way to map caps lock to switch keyboard layout on MS-Windows 10?

pretty much the title. I searched a bit, but all I could find is the standard settings. I come from Linux, where this thing is built in, but I expect there is some tool I can use to achieve this.
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Cycling through open windows in a desktop in windows 10 without thumbnailing

Is there any way in windows 10 to define a keyboard shortcut that would allow the user to cycle through open windows in a given virtual desktop, while keeping the windows in their original sizes? So ...

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