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[ITw] Windows 8 Consumer Preview Keyboard Shortcuts

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New hotkeys for the Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Key combination / Windows 8 functionality

Windows + Space / Switch input language and keyboard layout.

Windows + O / Lock device orientation.

Windows + , / Temporarily peek at the desktop.

Windows + V / Cycle through toasts.

Windows + Shift + V / Cycle through toasts in reverse order.

Windows + Enter / Launch Narrator.

Windows + PgUp / Move the Start Screen or a Metro-style application to the monitor on the left.

Windows + PgDown / Move the Start Screen or a Metro-style application to the monitor on the right.

Windows + Shift / Move the gutter to the left (snap an application).

Windows + . / Move the gutter to the right (snap an application).

Windows + C / Open the Charms bar.

Windows + i / Open the Settings charm.

Windows + K / Open the Connect charm.

Windows + H / Open the Share charm.

Windows + Q / Open the Search pane.

Windows + W / Open the Settings Search app.

Windows + F / Open the File Search app.

Windows + Tab / Cycle through apps.

Windows + Shift + Tab / Cycle through apps in reverse order.

Windows + Ctrl + Tab / Cycle through apps and snap them as they cycle.

Windows + Z
/ Open the App Bar.

Windows + / (Initiate input method editor (IME) reconversion.)

Windows + J / Swap foreground between the snapped and filled apps.

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Awesome!!! biggrin.gif
Edited by _GTech - 3/3/12 at 7:42am
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I like how they call it toast xD
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