window._mfq = window._mfq || []; (function() { var mf = document.createElement("script"); mf.type = "text/javascript"; mf.async = true; mf.src = "//"; document.getElementsByTagName("head")[0].appendChild(mf); })();
407-478-6600    Get SUPPORT

TaylorWorks Blog

Tip of the Week: 5 Windows Tricks

Tip of the Week: 5 Windows Tricks

The Windows 10 operating system is the most common operating system for business use, which is what makes it surprising that so few know how to adjust its appearance to suit their preferences. For this week’s tip, we’ll go over a few ways to adjust what you’re seeing and/or looking at for maximum productivity.

Quicker Settings
Your settings are your greatest tool to control your Windows 10 preferences. If you need to change a setting on the fly, you can pull up the menu by pressing CTRL + I or Windows Key + I.

Zoom In/Out
Whether it’s a graphic you want a closer look at or text that’s just a smidge too small (or the opposite cases) the ability to zoom in or out on the entire screen can quickly become a handy trick to know. You have options here: you can either press CTRL + (+) or CTRL + (-) to zoom in or out, or press CTRL + Scroll Wheel to accomplish the same. Pressing CTRL + 0 will reset the screen to normal.

Changing Active Applications
If you’ve really got a good groove flowing as you work, pausing to switch windows with your mouse can really trip you up. With some practice, you can use a keyboard shortcut instead, eliminating this inconvenience. Holding Alt as you press Tab will bring up smaller versions of your active windows, and using the directional keys (while still holding Alt) will allow you to select a different one to work in.

Switching Monitors
Workplaces are seeing more and more multi-monitor setups in use. A shortcut makes it easy to move application windows around and across screens. To move a window to the other monitor, press Windows Key + Shift + Left/Right. Whether you choose left or right depends on which way you want your window to move.

You can use a simpler version of this shortcut to dock an application or browser window to the side of its current monitor, too. All you press for this one is Windows Key + Left/Right.

Shortcuts like these can turn you into a Windows power user in no time at all, with a little practice. Do you have a shortcut that you use frequently enough to make it second nature? Share it with us in the comments!

Are American Voting Systems Secure?
IT Support Scams are Everywhere. Here’s What You S...


No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Already Registered? Login Here
Wednesday, February 20 2019
If you'd like to register, please fill in the username, password and name fields.

Captcha Image

Tag Cloud

Tip of the Week Security Technology Network Security Best Practices Cloud Business Computing Data Backup Privacy Hosted Solutions Managed IT Services Hackers Malware Data Recovery VoIP Mobile Devices Email Data Google User Tips Outsourced IT Internet of Things Tech Term Innovation Backup Internet Communications Microsoft Cloud Computing Productivity Business Continuity Hardware IT Services Saving Money Business Efficiency Artificial Intelligence Software BDR Cybersecurity Smartphones Communication Small Business Ransomware Managed IT Services Router Disaster Recovery Cybercrime Android IT Support Smartphone IT Support Network Business Management Windows 10 Chrome Applications Workplace Tips Gadgets Browser Phishing Mobile Device Collaboration Computer How To Law Enforcement Managed IT Access Control Blockchain Money Information BYOD Spam Holiday Mobility Data Security Mobile Device Management Two-factor Authentication Training Windows Data Protection Avoiding Downtime Save Money Computers Virtualization Encryption Word Business Intelligence Server Proactive IT Office 365 Miscellaneous Upgrade Social Media Telephone Systems Alert Analysis Vulnerability Document Management IT Management Redundancy Settings Social Engineering Managed Service Wi-Fi Compliance Voice over Internet Protocol Passwords Software as a Service Connectivity File Sharing Remote Monitoring Apps Firewall App Productivity Facebook Automation Identity Theft Machine Learning Private Cloud Bandwidth Servers Botnet Paperless Office Smart Tech Business Owner Networking Fraud Unified Threat Management Data loss Human Resources Workers Education Bring Your Own Device Mobile Computing Google Docs Infrastructure Keyboard VPN OneNote Healthcare Work/Life Balance Health Business Technology Save Time IT Plan Data Breach Employer-Employee Relationship Windows 7 Google Drive Comparison CES Sports Virtual Assistant Spam Blocking Unsupported Software Hacker Telephony Scam Flexibility Data Storage Budget Solid State Drive Microsoft Office Information Technology Content Management Telephone System Password Big Data Value Operating System Update Credit Cards Website Employee Meetings FENG Legal Entertainment Printer Excel Millennials Battery Windows 10s Public Cloud Camera Physical Security Lifestyle Recycling Cache Leadership USB Vendor Start Menu Wireless Charging NIST MSP Multiple Versions Data Warehousing WiFi Google Apps Streaming Media Remote Computing Cortana Bing Flash Netflix Digital Signage Travel Authentication Mouse Tip of the week Workforce Students Wireless Cryptocurrency Windows 10 SaaS Data Management Managed Service Provider eWaste Wireless Internet Recovery Display Mobile Insurance End of Support Remote Worker Restore Data Content Filter Current Events Help Desk Amazon Cleaning Google Search Screen Mirroring Fiber-Optic Nanotechnology Administrator Windows Server 2008 Telecommuting Staff Practices Safe Mode Audit PDF Virtual Private Network HBO Criminal Wire webinar Office Tips Security Cameras Professional Services Wiring Backup and Disaster Recovery Password Manager Storage Knowledge Technology Tips Shortcuts Sync Amazon Web Services Accountants HVAC Computer Care Augmented Reality Patch Management Proactive HaaS Cast Cables Risk Management Microchip Remote Work Digital Signature Electronic Health Records Wireless Technology Emails Hosted Computing Project Management Outlook Conferencing Employee/Employer Relationship Tools GDPR Multi-Factor Security Business Mangement Marketing Network Congestion eCommerce Online Shopping Enterprise Content Management The Internet of Things Samsung Virtual Reality Remote Monitoring and Maintenance Government Unified Communications Devices Downtime Regulations Charger Inventory Computer Fan Hard Drives Warranty Frequently Asked Questions Specifications Smart Office Black Market Content Filtering Smartwatch Root Cause Analysis Hacking E-Commerce Software Tips Trending Gmail Addiction Electronic Medical Records IT Consultant Instant Messaging Social Skype Evernote IoT Password Management Worker Commute Computing Infrastructure Line of Business File Versioning Theft Thought Leadership Users HIPAA Search Engine Strategy YouTube Techology Customer Service Public Computer Worker Books Regulation Loyalty Automobile Mobile Office How to Humor Benefits Internet Exlporer Company Culture Domains User Error Best Practice Rootkit Hybrid Cloud Printers Employer Employee Relationship Troubleshooting Smart Technology Scalability Managing Stress Public Speaking Hiring/Firing Presentation Emergency Computer Accessories Lithium-ion battery Shadow IT Hosted Solution Fun Internet exploMicrosoft Two Factor Authentication Experience Quick Tips Net Neutrality Tech Support CrashOverride Vendor Management 5G IBM Assessment Content Bluetooth Safety Files Advertising Twitter Music Office Colocation ISP Politics Utility Computing Webinar Customer Relationship Management Television Audiobook Competition History Search IP Address Wearable Technology Relocation Transportation Video Games IT solutions

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code dieser Seite