Keyboard Shortcut Keys for Windows 7

by on January 16, 2009
in Microsoft

windows7Windows 7 Beta has been released and downloaded by millions of people already. Just like  Vista and XP, Windows 7 also has many keyboard shortcut keys which  helps to improve the speed and productivity of your work flow.

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

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
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