Windows XP keyboard shortcuts

Microsoft Windows XP keyboard shortcuts

 

General keyboard shortcuts

  • Ctrl+C (Copy)
  • Ctrl+X (Delete selected item and save a copy to the clipboard)
  • Ctrl+V (Paste)
  • Ctrl+Z (Undo)
  • Delete (Delete)
  • Shift+Delete (Delete the selected item permanently without moving the item to the Recycle Bin)
  • Ctrl while dragging an item (Copy the selected item)
  • Ctrl+Shift while dragging an item (Create a shortcut to the selected item)
  • F2 key (Rename the selected item)
  • Ctrl+Right Arrow (Move the cursor to the beginning of the next word)
  • Ctrl+Left Arrow (Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous word)
  • Ctrl+Down Arrow (Move the cursor to the beginning of the next paragraph)
  • Ctrl+Up Arrow (Move the cursor to the beginning of the previous paragraph)
  • Ctrl+Shift with any arrow key (Highlight a block of text)
  • Shift with any arrow key (Select more than one item in a window or on the desktop, or select text in a document)

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