We are always looking for ways to improve our work processes and getting the best from your time at the computer is about being more productive, using your time better but also knowing your tools of the trade!

Here’s a quick test and do ask yourself how often you use these – or are you so dependent on that ‘infamous’ right click? It is one of my pet hates – reaching for that right click!

Test yourself and then check out the Quiz on Microsoft Shortcuts Answers here!

Function Keys (top of the keyboard)

F1

F2

F4

F7

F12

Combination keys with Ctrl (Control – bottom left and right of keyboard)

S

P

O

N

Z

X

C

V

H

F

G

Y

B I U

If you’d like to use shortcuts more, or be more productive on your computer, do get in touch as I offer IT training and can do this over Skype/screen share.

There are lots of shortcuts and combinations available on your computer – as well as being able to create your own (such as macros or allocating key strokes to certain actions). Here’s the definitive list! keyboard-shortcuts

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