More Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts

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Welcome back to our Blog! Well let’s jump right into another efficiency blog involving your keyboard.
Wrong type of keyboard…seriously wrong.


That’s more like it!!

We want to continue to explore using keyboard shorts cut to navigate and carryout various computers commands and function. Use keyboard short cuts has the dual benefit of increasing productivity and reducing wear & tear on your joints, shoulders, tares muscles etc…

Please take some time, try these out and let us know how they worked for you. Feel free to pass this on to friends, co workers, total strangers and let them know about CSI Onsite and our blog. Was that a pathetic plea for more subscribers…hmm.

For more keyboard short cuts check out some previous blog posts:

New Keyboard Shortcuts

And for some killer keyboard work, click here.
Jerry Lee

Press this key To do this


Open a new window


Close the current window


Create a new folder


Display the bottom of the active window


Display the top of the active window


Maximize or minimize the active window

Ctrl+Period (.)

Rotate a picture clockwise

Ctrl+Comma (,)

Rotate a picture counter-clockwise

Num Lock+Asterisk (*) on numeric keypad

Display all subfolders under the selected folder

Num Lock+Plus Sign (+) on numeric keypad

Display the contents of the selected folder

Num Lock+Minus Sign (-) on numeric keypad

Collapse the selected folder

Left Arrow

Collapse the current selection (if it’s expanded), or select the parent folder


Open the Properties dialog box for the selected item


Display the preview pane

Alt+Left Arrow

View the previous folder


View the previous folder

Right Arrow

Display the current selection (if it’s collapsed), or select the first subfolder

Alt+Right Arrow

View the next folder

Alt+Up Arrow

View the parent folder


Display all folders above the selected folder

Ctrl+Mouse scroll wheel

Change the size and appearance of file and folder icons


Select the address bar


Select the search box


Select the search box