Monthly Archives: September 2013

Some Useful Shortcuts

There’s a couple of shortcuts which I’ve adopted recently which I thought I’d document for my future reference here:

Useful Shortcuts

Browsers (Chrome, Firefox, IE and possibly others)

F6 Focus to Address bar

Windows Explorer

Alt+D Move the focus to the address bar, and select the current path.
F3 Focus to Search Box
F4 Focus to Address bar
F6 Cycle through the following elements: address bar, toolbar, navigation pane, file list, column headings (available in Details view only).
Tab Cycle through the following elements: address bar, search box, toolbar, navigation pane, file list, column headings (available in Details view only).
Ctrl+Shift+E Expand navigation pane to the current folder.
Shift+F10 Opens the context-menu on whatever is selected.