Keyboard Shortcuts

MS-Windows Explorer Keyboard Shortcuts

Action Modifiers Key

Up one level

Alt+

Up Arrow

Go back

Alt+

Left Arrow

Go forward

Alt+

Right Arrow

Properties for selected file

Alt+

Enter

Move focus to address bar and select current path

Alt+

D

Shortcut menu for selected object

Shift+

F10

Toggle Full Screen

 

F11

Create a new subfolder of the current folder

Ctrl+Shift+

N

Cycle through: address bar, search box, toolbar, navigation pane, file list, column headings (in Details view)

 

Tab




Bruce Miller, 2004, 2014