A to Z of Windows Keyboard Shortcuts

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The A to Z of Windows keyboard shortcut keys. If you notice any that do not work or do something different, or you know what J & Y do (!) then please leave us a message using our comments system at the bottom of this post.

Key Press Process
Win + A Action Center
Win + B System Tray
Win + C Shows Charms (Windows 8)
Win + D Shows Desktop
Win + E Explorer
Win + F File Search
Win + G Xbox App Gadget
Win + H Share Charm
Win + I Settings
Win + J Nothing Yet
Win + K Connect Charm
Win + L Locks Windows
Win + M Minimise
Win + N Send to OneNote
Win + O Orientation Lock (Mobile Devices)
Win + P Project Charm
Win + Q Cortana
Win + R Run
Win + S Search / Cortana
Win + T Tab
Win + U Ease of Access Center
Win + V Metro Notifications
Win + W Search Menu (Mobile Devices)
Win + X Power Users Menu
Win + Y Nothing Yet
Win + Z App Bar (Mobile Devices)

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