Keyboard shortcuts

  1. templar's Avatar
    Posts : 89
    Windows 10 Pro
       #1

    Keyboard shortcuts


    Hello Ladies & Gentlemen,

    I've been reading tutorials on keyboard navigation, as I'd like to learn to navigate Windows 10 without a mouse, and while I've mastered a few commands I'd like to know how to de-select highlighted text after CTRL-A has been pressed. I've pressed ESC and also tried the CTRL-Z undo command but it doesn't work. I know I can simply click on my mouse and all highlighted text will be un-highlighted, but I want to learn how to operate without a mouse.

    Any ideas?
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  2. Bree's Avatar
    Posts : 19,684
    10 Home x64 (21H1) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       #2

    Read this one yet? Brink is comprehensive, as ever :)

    Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 10
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  3. spunk's Avatar
    Posts : 2,959
    Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit 20H2
       #3

    CTRL+Arrow (Right or Left) will deselect text. Here are some other keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10
    32 New Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 10
    42+ Text-Editing Keyboard Shortcuts That Work Almost Everywhere
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  4. templar's Avatar
    Posts : 89
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter
       #4

    Thanks for the replies, chaps. I'm going to have to print out those comprehensive brinkster links so I can memorize them.
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