Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows
Hello everybody, how are you all doing on this chilly Monday night? I hope you are all having a great start to your week so far. If not, this tutorial regarding Google chrome browser keyboard shortcuts for Windows that should start you off with a smile, read on…
Tab and window shortcuts
|Opens a new window.
|Opens a new tab.
|Opens a new window in incognito mode.
|Press Ctrl+O, then select file.
|Opens a file from your computer in Google Chrome.
|Press Ctrl and click a link. Or click a link with your middle mouse button (or mousewheel).
|Opens the link in a new tab in the background .
|Press Ctrl+Shift and click a link. Or press Shift and click a link with your middle mouse button (or mousewheel).
|Opens the link in a new tab and switches to the newly opened tab.
|Press Shift and click a link.
|Opens the link in a new window.
|Reopens the last tab you’ve closed. Google Chrome remembers the last 10 tabs you’ve closed.
|Drag a link to a tab.
|Opens the link in the tab.
|Drag a link to a blank area on the tab strip.
|Opens the link in a new tab.
|Drag a tab out of the tab strip.
|Opens the tab in a new window.
|Drag a tab out of the tab strip and into an existing window.
|Opens the tab in the existing window.
|Press Esc while dragging a tab.
|Returns the tab to its original position.
|Ctrl+1 through Ctrl+8
|Switches to the tab at the specified position number on the tab strip.
|Switches to the last tab.
|Ctrl+Tab or Ctrl+PgDown
|Switches to the next tab.
|Ctrl+Shift+Tab or Ctrl+PgUp
|Switches to the previous tab.
|Alt+F4 or Ctrl + Shift + W
|Closes the current window.
|Ctrl+W or Ctrl+F4
|Closes the current tab or pop-up.
|Click a tab with your middle mouse button (or mousewheel).
|Closes the tab you clicked.
|Right-click, or click and hold either the Back or Forward arrow in the browser toolbar.
|Displays your browsing history in the tab.
|Press Backspace, or Alt and the left arrow together.
|Goes to the previous page in your browsing history for the tab.
|Press Shift+Backspace, or Alt and the right arrow together.
|Goes to the next page in your browsing history for the tab.
|Press Ctrl and click either the Back arrow, Forward arrow, or Go button in the toolbar. Or click either button with your middle mouse button (or mousewheel).
|Opens the button destination in a new tab in the background.
|Double-click the blank area on the tab strip.
|Maximizes or minimizes the window.
|Opens your homepage in your current window.
Chrome Browser address bar shortcuts
Use the following shortcuts in the address bar:
|Type a search term, then press Enter.
|Performs a search using your default search engine.
|Type a search engine keyword, press Space, type a search term, and press Enter.
|Performs a search using the search engine associated with the keyword.
|Begin typing a search engine URL, press Tab when prompted, type a search term, and press Enter.
|Performs a search using the search engine associated with the URL.
.com to your input in the address bar and open the resulting URL.
|Type a URL, then press Alt+Enter.
|Opens the URL in a new tab.
|Ctrl+L or Alt+D
|Highlights the URL.
|Ctrl+K or Ctrl+E
|Places a ‘?’ in the address bar. Type a search term after the question mark to perform a search using your default search engine.
|Press Ctrl and the left arrow together.
|Moves your cursor to the preceding key term in the address bar
|Press Ctrl and the right arrow together.
|Moves your cursor to the next key term in the address bar
|Deletes the key term that precedes your cursor in the address bar
|Select an entry in the address bar drop-down menu with your keyboard arrows, then press Shift+Delete.
|Deletes the entry from your browsing history, if possible.
|Click an entry in the address bar drop-down menu with your middle mouse button (or mousewheel).
|Opens the entry in a new tab in the background.
|Press Page Up or Page Down when the address bar drop-down menu is visible.
|Selects the first or last
|Prints your current page.
|Saves your current page.
|F5 or Ctrl+R
|Reloads your current page.
|Stops the loading of your current page.
|Opens the find bar.
|Ctrl+G or F3
|Finds the next match for your input in the find bar.
|Ctrl+Shift+G, Shift+F3, orShift+Enter
|Finds the previous match for your input in the find bar.
|Click the middle mouse button (or mousewheel).
|Activates auto-scrolling. As you move your mouse, the page automatically scrolls according to the direction of the mouse.
|Ctrl+F5 or Shift+F5
|Reloads your current page, ignoring cached content.
|Press Alt and click a link.
|Downloads the target of the link.
|Opens the source of your current page.
|Drag a link to bookmarks bar
|Saves the link as a bookmark.
|Saves your current webpage as a bookmark.
|Saves all open pages as bookmarks in a new folder.
|Opens your page in full-screen mode. Press F11 again to exit full-screen.
|Ctrl and +, or press Ctrl and scroll your mousewheel up.
|Enlarges everything on the page.
|Ctrl and –, or press Ctrl and scroll your mousewheel down.
|Makes everything on the page smaller.
|Returns everything on the page to normal size.
|Scrolls down the web page.
|Goes to the top of the page.
|Goes to the bottom of the page.
|Press Shift and scroll your mouse wheel.
|Scrolls horizontally on the page.
|Copies highlighted content to the clipboard.
|Ctrl+V or Shift+Insert
|Pastes content from the clipboard.
|Paste content from the clipboard without formatting.
|Ctrl+X or Shift+Delete
|Deletes the highlighted content and copies it to the clipboard.
Google Chrome feature shortcuts
|Alt+F or Alt+E orF10
|Opens the Chrome menu , which lets you customize and control settings in Google Chrome.
|Toggles the bookmarks bar on and off.
|Opens the History page.
|Opens the Downloads page.
|Opens the Task Manager.
|Sets focus on the first tool in the browser toolbar. You can then use the following shortcuts to move around in the toolbar:
|F6 or Shift+F6
|Switches focus to the next keyboard-accessible pane. Panes include:
|Opens Developer Tools.
|Opens the Clear Browsing Data dialog.
|Opens the Help Center in a new tab (our favorite).
|Switch between multiple users.
For more information check out: Google Support
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