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Appendix A. Keyboard Shortcuts > Appendix A. Keyboard Shortcuts - Pg. 459

Keyboard Shortcuts Key Enter Home End Esc Ctrl-Alt-Hyphen Action Activate a selected command. Select the first command on an active menu or submenu. Select the last command on an active menu or submenu. Close a visible menu or submenu, leaving the menu bar active. Pointer turns to minus sign. Open menu and click a command to remove from the menu. Table A-15. Common Windows and Dialog Box Keys Key Alt-Tab Alt-Shift-Tab Ctrl-Esc or Windows logo key Ctrl-W Ctrl-F10 Ctrl-F5 Ctrl-F6 Ctrl-Shift-F6 Alt-0 Alt-n F5 Ctrl-Tab or y Ctrl-Page Down Ctrl-Shift-Tab or Ctrl- Page Up Tab Shift-Tab Arrow keys Space Alt-letter key Esc Enter Switch to the previous tab in a dialog box. Move to the next option on a dialog box. Move to the previous option on a dialog box. Move between options in a selected drop-down list. Toggle a selected option. Toggle an option using the underlined letter in its description. Cancel a dialog. When a drop-down list is open, ESC closes the list instead. Close a dialog box, accepting the default action suggested or any settings made. Close the active document window. Maximize the document window. Restore the active document window. Switch to the next document window. Switch to the previous document window. Open the folder list in the Open or Save As dialog box. Use the up and down arrow keys to select a folder from the list. Choose a toolbar button in the Open or Save As dialog box. Numbering of buttons begins on the left. Update (refresh) the files visible in the Open or Save As dialog box. Switch to the next tab in a dialog box. Action Switch to the next program. Switch to the previous program. Show the Windows Start menu. Keyboard Shortcuts | 459