Just noticed how the same shortcut Ctrl Alt 1 works across products. Even though this sounds like a cumbersome shortcut, it is very useful. Have a look:
Word & OneNote
Ctrl Alt – (see the number in the image)
If you know any other product where this shortcut works. please post it as a comment.
In this post, I will discuss Ctrl A, the humble shortcut which almost everyone uses in the context of Word documents but nowhere else.
The idea is simple. Ctrl A selects all the things in the current context.
Confused? Read on …
Continue reading Do you know all about Select All?
Changing the view in Windows Explorer (File Explorer) is a frequent task. Views are different arrangements of files like large icons, detail and so on.
The keyboard shortcuts used in Windows 7 do not work in Windows 8. Here is a good set of keyboard shortcuts you should know for Windows 8. There are 8 shortcuts.
Ctrl Shift 1 to 8. Let us explore this a little more…
Continue reading Changing the view in Windows Explorer in Windows 8
This is a short post. But it is very nice and useful. I found it recently… I don’t know if this is documented – I did not check.
While editing presentations, we often need to edit the layout master and / or the slide master. I just found a very quick way to do so.
Continue reading Just discovered: Handy shortcut for editing layout master in PowerPoint
This is a small but useful post.
Spreadsheets become large very quickly. Lot of scrolling is required to navigate it.
Scrolling vertically is easy.
This way you can scroll one screen of data at a time.
Continue reading Scrolling horizontally with Alt Page Down in Excel