LKBEN10845: Useful Windows XP hotkeys

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LKB | Created: 02/04/2020 | Version: 1 | Language: EN | Rating: 0 | Outdated: False | Marked for deletion: False

Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG

Latest update: 05/10/2020 | Comment:


Hotkeys are always good.




[Windows-Key]+[Pause] > The "System" dialogbox opens.

[Windows-Key]+[M] > All windows are minimized.

[Windows-Key]+[Shift]+[M] > Restore all minimized windows.

[Windows-Key]+[Ctrl]+[F] > Search for computer in a network

[Windows-Key]+[Ctrl]+[B] > Switch to the program that showed a message in the infobar last.

[Windows-Key]+[X] (Only Notebooks and Netbooks) > Opens Windows-Mobilitycenter

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Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience, including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform.


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