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New Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

Q: What are the new keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10 Technical Preview?

A: With new functionality, specifically the virtual desktops, Windows 10 includes sevearl new keyboard shortcuts.

  • WIN+LEFT or RIGHT (can be used with UP or DOWN to get into quadrants): Snapping window
  • ALT+TAB: Switch to recent window; hold shows new Task view window; let go to switch to app
  • WIN+TAB: Task view control
  • WIN+CTRL+D: Create new virtual desktop
  • WIN+CTRL+F4: Close current virtual desktop; all applications will be moved to another virtual desktop
  • WIN+CTRL+LEFT or RIGHT: Switch virtual desktop
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