Shortcut Keys For Windows Explorer and IE

You'll get around faster if you learn a few keyboard shortcuts:

Key
Windows Explorer
Internet Explorer
<Ctrl>-A Select all Select all
<Ctrl>-B Organize favorites (not in Win 95) Organize Favorites (not in Win 95)
<Ctrl>-C Copy Selection Copy Selection
<Ctrl>-D Delete Selection (not in Win 95) Add Current Web Page Address to Favorites
<Ctrl>-E Display/Hide Search Explorer Bar (Win 98 SE, Win 2000) Display/Hide Search Explorer Bar (IE 5)
<Ctrl>-F Find Files In Current Folder (Explorer, same as <F3>), find Web Page (IE), or toggle Search Explorer Bar (Win 2000, same as <Ctrl>-E) N/A
<Ctrl>-G Show 'Go To Folder' dialog (Win 95 without desktop update) N/A
<Ctrl>-H Display/Hide History Explorer Bar (Win 98 SE, Win 2000) Display/Hide History Explorer Bar (IE 5)
<Ctrl>-I Display/Hide Favorites Explorer Bar (Win 98 SE, Win 2000) Display/Hide Favorites Explorer Bar (IE 5)
<Ctrl>-O N/A Displays 'Open' Dialog Box
<Ctrl>-P Print Currently Selected File (Win 2000) Print Current Web Page
<Ctrl>-R
Refresh Current Folder (not in Win 95)
Refresh Current Web Page
<Ctrl>-V Paste Current Clipboard Selection Paste Current Clipboard Selection
<Ctrl>-W Exit App and Close Window Exit App and Close Window
<Ctrl>-X Cut Selection Cut Selection
<Ctrl>-Z Undo Last Action Undo Last Action
<F1> Get Help Get Help
<F2> Rename Currently Selected File N/A
<F3> Find Files in Current Folder (same as <Ctrl>-F), toggle search explorer bar (Win 2000, same as <Ctrl>-E)

Find file in: document folders (IE 4), root directory of start-up drive (IE 5)

<F4> Drop down list for disk drives Drop down list for address bar
<F5> same as <Ctrl>-R same as <Ctrl>-R
<F6> Switch Focus to Different Parts of the Window (Tab works better) Switch Focus to Different Parts of the Window (Tab works better)
<F10> Switch Focus to Menu bar Switch Focus to Menu bar
<Shift>-<F10> Open Right Mouse Menu Open Right Mouse Menu
<F11> Toggle Full Screen View (not in Win 95) Toggle Full Screen View (not in Win 95)
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