Windows 8 Shortcuts

Win8_CyanQuick Start Guide to Windows 8 Shortcut Keys

<Windows>   + B Go to the Desktop   from the Metro Start Screen
<Windows>   + C Brings up the   Charms menu, where you can search, share, and change settings.
<Windows>   + D Brings you to   Windows desktop from the Metro Screen
<Windows>   + E Launch Windows   Explorer with Computer view displayed
<Windows>   + F Brings up the   Metro File search screen
<Windows>   + H Opens the Metro   Share panel
<Windows>   + I Opens the Settings   panel, where you can change settings for the current app, change volume,   wireless networks, shut down, or adjust the brightness.
<Windows>   + J Switches focus   between snapped Metro applications
<Windows>   + K Opens the Devices   panel (for connecting to a projector or some other device)
<Windows>   + L Lock PC and return   to Lock screen
<Windows>   + M Minimize all   Windows on the desktop
<Windows>   + O Locks device   orientation
<Windows>   + P Choose between   available displays
<Windows>   + Q Brings up the   Metro App Search screen
<Windows>   + R Switch to the   (classic) Windows desktop and display the Run box
<Windows>   + U Switch to the   (classic) Windows desktop and launch the Ease of Access Center
<Windows>   + V Cycles through   toasts
<Windows>   + W Brings up the   Metro Settings search screen
<Windows>   + X Launch Start Menu
<Windows>   + Y Opens the Metro   Share panel
<Windows>   + Z Opens the App Bar   for the current Metro application
<Windows>   + Page Up / Down Moves tiles to the   left / right
<Windows>   + , (comma) Aero Peek at the desktop
<Windows>   + , <TAB> Opens the Metro   application switcher menu, switches between applications.
<Windows>   +  < . > Snap Right
<Windows>   +  Shift + < . > Snap Left