New Windows 8 Shortcuts

Windows 8 is here, and so are the new Keyboard shortcuts.

Keyboard shortcut Accomplishes
Ctrl+plus (+) or Ctrl+minus (-) Zoom in or out of apps pinned to the Start screen
Ctrl+scroll wheel Zoom in or out of apps pinned to the Start screen
Windows logo key+C Open the Charms
Windows logo key+C Open the commands for the app
Windows logo key+F Open the Search charm to search files
Windows logo key+H Open the Share charm
Windows logo key+I Open the Settings charm
Windows logo key+J Switch the main app and snapped app
Windows logo key+K Open the Devices charm
Windows logo key+O Lock the device orientation
Windows logo key+Q Open the Search charm to search apps
Windows logo key+V Cycle through notifications
Windows logo key+Shift+V Cycle through notifications in reverse order
Windows logo key+W Open the Search charm to search settings
Windows logo key+, Temporarily peek at the desktop
Windows logo key+Z Show the commands available in the app
Windows logo key+spacebar Switch input language and keyboard layout
Windows logo key+Ctrl+spacebar Change to a previously selected input
Windows logo key+Tab Cycle through open apps (except desktop apps)
Windows logo key+Ctrl+Tab Cycle through open apps (except desktop apps) and snaps them as they are cycled
Windows logo key+Shift+Tab Cycle through open apps (except desktop apps) in reverse order
Windows logo key+PgUp Move the Start screen and apps to the monitor on the left (Apps in the desktop won’t change monitors)
Windows logo key+PgDown Move the Start screen and apps to the monitor on the right (Apps in the desktop won’t change monitors)
Windows logo key+Shift+period (.) Snaps an app to the left
Windows logo key+period (.) Snaps an app to the right

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