Tags:Windows TipsHow to display the Quick Launch bar?

The Quick Launch bar is a list of shortcuts to your favorite programs. You can use the Quick Launch bar to open programs with a single click, without having to go through the Start menu. Microsoft Windows XP displays the Quick Launch bar by default, so it might already be part of your taskbar. Look for the Quick Launch bar directly to the right of your Start button.

If you have disabled your Quick Launch bar, you can display it by...

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Tags:Windows TipsHow to use the defragment tool to schedule a weekly defragmentation in Windows?

As we all know, the harddisk will get fragmentation after the long time of running. Defragmenting your hard drive is the process of putting all the scattered pieces of files back together. Microsoft Windows XP includes a tool that will defragment your hard drive for you. To keep your system performing well, it’s a good idea to have Windows XP automatically defragment your hard drive every...

Operating system - Windows

Tags:Windows Keyboard ShortcutsWindows TipsThe Windows Help viewer keyboard shortcuts list.

The following table contains windows keyboard shortcuts for working with the Windows Help viewer.

Press this key

To do this

Alt+C

Display the Table of Contents

Alt+N...

Operating system - Windows

Tags:Windows Keyboard ShortcutsWindows TipsThe Windows Journal keyboard shortcuts list

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Windows Journal.

Press this key

To do this

Ctrl+N

Start a new note

Ctrl+O

Open a...

Operating system - Windows

Tags:Windows Keyboard ShortcutsWindows TipsWindows Calculator keyboard shortcuts list.

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Calculator.

Press this key

To do this

Alt+1

Switch to Standard mode

Alt+2

Switch to...

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Tags:Keyboard ShortcutsRemote Desktop Connection keyboard shortcuts list in Windows.

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Remote Desktop Connection.

Press this key

To do this

Alt+Page Up

Move between programs from left to right.

Alt+Page Down...

Operating system - Windows

Tags:Keyboard ShortcutsWordPad keyboard shortcuts list in Windows.

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with WordPad.

Press this key

To do this

Ctrl+N

Create a new document

Ctrl+O

Open an existing document...

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Tags:Keyboard ShortcutsWindows Keyboard ShortcutsWindows Paint keyboard shortcuts list

The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Paint.

Press this key

To do this

Ctrl+N

Create a new picture

Ctrl+O

Open an existing...

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Tags:Keyboard ShortcutsWindows TipsThe Windows Explorer keyboard shortcuts list.

Most programs provide accelerator keys that can make it easier to work with menus and other commands. Check the menus of programs for accelerator keys. If a letter is underlined in a menu, that usually means that pressing the Alt key in combination with the underlined key will have the same effect as clicking that menu item. The following table contains keyboard shortcuts for working with Windows Explorer windows...

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