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Is it possible to exit a Windows Remote Desktop Connection in full-screen mode with a keyboard shortcut?

I'm using Windows 8.

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up vote 14 down vote accepted
  1. First press Crtl + Alt + Home to activate the connection bar.
    Or press Ctrl + Alt + Break to switch from full-screen-mode to window mode.
  2. Then press Alt + Tab or any other method you may prefer to switch between running programs.

To learn more from the source I used, visit here:

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It works, thanks! – user1167379 Mar 18 '13 at 13:46
ctrl alt home - saved my day!! – pashute Jun 16 '15 at 8:32

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