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There is no question that computers have become an integral part of everyday life!

If you use a windows computer often, you should be familiar with keyboard shortcut keys.

A program shortcut is a combination of one or more keys that executes a command in software or the operating system .

As a result, you can improve your productivity by invoking commands with a few keystrokes; otherwise, you’ll have to use a menu, a mouse, or another tool.

We are also using Google Chrome , YouTube and Office in our daily uses. There are some keyboard shortcuts of Chrome , YouTube and M.S Office :–

Expect to see Ctrl + Alt + Del and Alt + F4 as shortcut keys?

There’s no way. This is a list of computer tips and tricks that aren’t well known but will come in handy.

Amazing Computer Tricks

In this post , we’ll talk about best amazing computer tricks for beginners.

We’ll cover these topics in this guide :-

  1. Google Chrome
  2. Windows
  3. YouTube
  4. Wikipedia
  5. Microsoft Office

Amazing Computer Tricks :-

Let’s see complete amazing computer tricks for beginners.

1. Google Chrome

Google Chrome is a cross-platform web browser developed by Google.

It was first released in 2008 for Microsoft Windows, and was later ported to Linux, macOS, iOS, and Android where it is the default browser built into the OS.

Google Chrome is a lightweight browser that is free to download for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Android, and iOS. Follow this guide to get it downloaded and installed on your system of choice.

Google Chrome is a fast, free web browser. Before you download, you can check if Chrome supports your operating system and you have all the other system requirements.

  • Open Chrome’s built-in task manager – Press Shift + Esc. use when Chrome freezes.
  • Remove specific suggestion – Select the suggestion, then press Shift + Delete.
  • Drag multiple tabs to a new window – Press Ctrl + Click on tabs you want to move. Do the same to move multiple tabs to an existing window.
  • Scroll horizontally – Press Shift + Scroll.
  • open tabCTRL + N , CTRL + SHIFT + N – open incognito tab.
Any Browsers
  • Access your address bar directly – Press F6 or Ctrl + L.
  • To access blocked web page – Go to Google Translate, paste the URL, select source language as other language, select destination language as the web page’s language, click Translate.
  • To close a tab – Middle click on it.
  • view articles with slideshows or multiple pages – Press Print or Ctrl + P.
  • To open all web pages of a bookmark folder – Middle click on the folder.
  • To reset to the default Window size of your web page after zooming – Press Ctrl + 0.
  • Highlight text in a web page –  Click on the starting point, then press Shift + Click on the ending point. No more mouse dragging especially long text highlights.
  • To fit more bookmarks – Remove all text. Only the favicon is visible now.
  • You can undo send your mail in Gmail. Turn it on now just in case!

2. Windows Computer Tricks

  • Open Task Manager directly with one hand – Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc. You’re welcome.
  • Minimize every open windows except yours – Shake your active window. Do the same to maximize all windows. You sneaky Microsoft.
  • Freeze Task Manager – Hold Ctrl key. Useful for inspecting specific processes.
  • Capture the exact steps you take and document it nicely – Search psr to open Problem Steps Recorder. Try it now and you’ll be amazed.
  • Take a screenshot of the active window only – Press Alt + Print Screen. Bye Snipping Tool.
  • Delete one word at a time – Press Ctrl + Backspace.
  • Open applications on the taskbar – Press Windows key + Sequence number of the application. Do the same to minimize/maximize it also.
  • Paste text without formatting – Press Ctrl + Shift + V.
  • To rename a file – Press F2. Works for multiple file too, which will append “(1), (2), etc.” at the end.
  • Open your Calculator and select View – Calculate your mortgage payment, fuel economy, vehicle lease payment, and more.
  • God Mode – You can also adjust any setting on your pc with windows “God Mode”. God Mode is centralized Control Panel for all the OS settings. Access this by creating a new folder named: God Mode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}.
  • Command Prompt Tricks – See this post to know all cool CMD tricks.
  • Lock your computer – Just press WINDOWS + L to lock your computer. 
  • Select a word you want to highlight quickly, without dragging the mouse, by double clicking on it.
  • You can use notepad as a text editor also.

3. YouTube

YouTube is an American online video-sharing platform headquartered in San Bruno, California.

The service, created in February 2005 by three former PayPal employees—Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim—was bought by Google in November 2006 for US$1.65 billion and now operates as one of the company’s subsidiaries. 

  • To pause a videoPress K.
  • Skip 10 seconds back and forward – Press J and L .
  • Search videos from a specific user only – Type @ before you search.
  • To save your time watching videos – Press > and < to speed up and slow down the video respectively.
  • View all keyboard shortcutsPress ?.

4. Wikipedia

Wikipedia is a free, multilingual open-collaborative online encyclopedia created and maintained by a community of volunteer contributors using a wiki-based editing system. 

Katherine Roberts Maher ( born April 18, 1983) is the chief executive officer and executive director of the Wikimedia Foundation, a position she has held since June 2016.

  • Wikipedia Nearby – Retrieves posts focused on your current position. When travelling, this is incredibly helpful.
  • Wikipedia Random – Read random articles. Now, change your start-up page from Facebook to this.

5. Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office, or simply Office, is a family of client software, server software, and services developed by Microsoft.

It was first announced by Bill Gates on August 1, 1988, at COMDEX in Las Vegas.

  • In PowerPoint, how to use the mouse as a laser pointer: Keep down the Ctrl key when clicking the left mouse button. Mouse cursors are too common. With laser, you can stay calm.
  • To open your PowerPoint file in presentation mode immediately, follow these steps : Select Display from the context menu when you right-click on the file.
  • To view or hide non printing characters press CTRL + SHIFT + *.
  • Switches to another open Microsoft Word document press CTRL + SHIFT + F6.

More Posts :-

  • Cool CMD Tricks.
  • How to install gcc on windows 10 ?
  • Basic Linux Commands.

FAQ

What are best amazing computer tricks ?

  • Search videos from a specific user only – Type @ before you search.
  • God Mode – You can also adjust any setting on your pc with windows “God Mode”.
  • Highlight text in a web page –  Click on the starting point, then press Shift + Click on the ending point. No more mouse dragging especially long text highlights.
  • Open Chrome’s built-in task manager – Press Shift + Esc. use when Chrome freezes.
  • Remove specific suggestion – Select the suggestion, then press Shift + Delete.
  • Open applications on the taskbar – Press Windows key + Sequence number of the application. Do the same to minimize/maximize it also.

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