When we look at them, the keys F1 to F12 at the top of the keyboard of a PC, we do not want to touch them: what can they be used for? What if I do something wrong by touching them?
Indeed, there is one key that it is better to avoid touching!
They all have a really practical function and by knowing them, you can save time and energy to do the same task, but in just one click!
F1: It opens the help window of the application used.
F2: it can change the name of the selected file.
F3: It opens the search window of the current program.
F4: Pressing F4 and Alt at the same time; you close tabs.
F5: to refresh a web page, press F5.
F6: It helps to move with the keyboard in different menus of an application.
F7: It activates the spelling checker. This is very useful!
F8: It gives access to the Windows start menu when you turn on the computer.
F9: It has 2 utilities: in Word, it updates a document. In Outlook ,it allows you to send and receive emails.
F10: It opens the menu bar of the current program. If you click on Shift at the same time, it is the equivalent of a right mouse click.
F11: The F11 key activates full screen.
F12: This is the key to avoid unless you know HTML code!
There are several other keyboard shortcuts really useful to save time, do you know them?
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