The Microsoft Windows operating system is a wheal of many secrets inside it. One of its secret is called Windows keyboard shortcuts. You may notice; sometimes you have to use so many mouse clicks to reach some sort of Windows settings of any destination instead if you use keyboard shortcuts, you will reach immediately there. If you are using Windows 10 that I am sure you are using, below given Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts are very useful to you.
Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts List
Given Windows 10 shortcuts are tested and worked fine with my Windows 10 (version 1803) also known as Windows 10 April 2018 update. Make sure your Windows 10 is updated. Just for your information, Microsoft has released another major update for Windows 10 called Redstone 5, also known as Windows 10 October 2018 update. Find out the list of useful keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10 with their little description:
Win + I –> Help you to open Windows 10 Settings
Win + A –> To open Windows 10 Action Center
Win + Tab –> This will open Windows 10 Task View (Timeline)
Win + D –> Minimize All and Show Windows Desktop Screen
Suppose, you have so many programs opened on your Windows screen and if you suddenly you want to reach to your desktop screen; what will you do? Will you start minimizing all programs one by one? However, do you know how you have an easy way to reach to your desktop screen? Using just a single command, you will reach directly to your desktop screen. How? Press “Win + D”
Win + B –> Switch between the notification area icons
Win + P –> Provide options for screen projection
Win + L –> Quickly lock your Windows PC
Ctrl + Shift + Esc –> Open Windows Task Manager
Win + W –> Opens Windows Ink Workspace (example: Screenshots and notes, etc.)
Win + E –> Opens Windows File Explorer (System drives)
All above Windows shortcut keys can make your task easy and open settings directly that you are looking for. It will be bit-harder to memorize these commands at the first use, but once you will start using these shortcut commands; you will savvy for those commands and you will see how helpful they can be for you. Recommend you to use the above commands on daily basis to perform your tasks.