Find out how to work faster and make life easier on yourself!What are Microsoft's Top Keyboard Shortcuts?

Microsoft has spent Billions of dollars developing their operating systems so that you can perform any user task with a click of the mouse. But did you know that there is a keyboard "shortcut" for almost every one of those functions?

Here are some of the top keyboard shortcuts according to Microsoft:

Press this key
To do this

Ctrl+C (or Ctrl+Insert)

Copy the selected item


Cut the selected item

Ctrl+V (or Shift+Insert)

Paste the selected item


Undo an action


Switch between open apps (except desktop apps)


Close the active item, or exit the active app

Windows logo key Windows logo key +L

Lock your PC or switch people

Windows logo key Windows logo key +D

Display and hide the desktop