Windows 8 is full of futures and many task. It’s flavour is very different of old OS. Today we are discuss the shortcut keys which are useful for day-to-day working in Windows8. In this secession I eliminate the touch part. So we are looking only Keyboard and Mouse shortcuts. As windows 8 eliminate Start button we must have to remember these keys for quick working.
Windows + Other key combination :
Windows key - Go directly to Start window, when while working in any application.
Windows + D - Go directly to Desktop when you are in Start window.
Windows + E - Opens My Computer window.
Windows + M - Minimize all open windows.
Windows + Q - Opens search menu.
Windows + R - Opens Run command window.
Windows + . - Snap the window to right or left side.
Windows + , - Make all windows transparent as long as you hold these keys.
Windows + X - Opens quick access menu.
Windows + I - Opens setting of Control Panel.
Working in Start Windows :
Mouse wheel - To navigate Start windows application press Windows key scroll mouse wheel.
Ctrl + Mouse Wheel - If you install too many application, then you have to do lot of scrolling to find them. Then press Ctrl + Mouse wheel to zoom in and zoom out.
Organize our Start Windows:
If there are too many applications you installed, then you must want to categories them.
Go to steps-
First drag tiles to the right side of windows.
Zoom out windows by pressing Windows+ Mouse scroll.
Right click on this group. You will see the Name Group options will appear on left side at the bottom.
Type the name and press Enter.
Refresh PC without losing everything.
If you feel that your system has some problem, then no worry to fresh install of OS and all applications which are time consuming.
Now you can refresh your Windows 8 without losing your data.
Go to Setting (Windows key + I)
Select the Change PC Setting option which is at the bottom.
Select General Tab.
Go to Refresh your PC without affecting your files and click Get started button below it and press Refresh.
After a few minute Pc will restart and you will get a fresh copy of windows 8.