Linked Questions

8
votes
1answer
3k views

Is there a shortcut for Aero Peek in Windows 8? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8? Aero Peek is disabled by default in Windows 8, but you can get it back via Taskbar Properties: However, the old shortcut Win+...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Windows 8 keyboard shortcut to go to the desktop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Keyboard Shortcut to Switch to the Desktop Background What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8? The Windows key is a shortcut to Metro. Is there an equivalent type shortcut ...
-3
votes
2answers
153 views

How to lock the computer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8? How to get to the Windows 8 Lock Screen on Microsoft Surface? Without using Ctrl+Alt+Del how can I lock my computer? I only see ...
0
votes
1answer
676 views

Windows 8 short cut keys [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8? Is there any definitive list of new shortcut keys for Windows 8? I've read or discovered thinks like Win+x and Win+PrtScn, but I'm ...
0
votes
2answers
248 views

Open charms via keyboard shortcut [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8? Is there a keyboard shortcut to open the charms in Windows 8?
1
vote
1answer
109 views

Keyboard shortcut to search Settings in Windows 8? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8? If you press the Windows button and start typing, it will search all your apps. If you press Windows+F, it will search your Files. Is ...
-5
votes
2answers
76 views

What are the shortcuts in windows 8? [duplicate]

I am new in windows 8 , i would like to know the core shortcuts in the windows 8. which will help me in further use? i like to work on windows 8, so help me to know more Thank you .
13
votes
4answers
11k views

Windows 8 shortcut keys via RDP

It is possible to access any of the new shortcut keys found in Windows 8 via RDP, such as those in the accepted answer in What are the new shortcuts for Windows 8?, without having to redirect all Win ...
9
votes
7answers
4k views

Shortcut to close metro apps from desktop

This question is not about how to close metro apps, but how to close them from the desktop using a shortcut. I can close metro apps from the desktop by right clicking on them in the snap view, but I ...
2
votes
3answers
29k views

Where to find the Windows 8 Product ID (PID)

I need to file a support request to Microsoft, and will need my Product ID (PID) for this. Annoyingly, the official knowledge base does not contain an answer to Windows 8 users on where to find this....
1
vote
1answer
497 views

Select “move window” from Win8 desktop taskbar

I have my TV connected as "extended desktop". I start the VLC video player in a resizeable window on my primary monitor, drag it to the extended desktop, and hit "F" for full-screen. Then I settle ...
2
votes
1answer
288 views

How to configure shortcut key for windows 8 apps (and shutdown maybe)

Is there any way to configure Windows 8 to shutdown by pressing Ctrl+Alt+S or something? I need it for other Windows Store apps also (News, Contacts...) If there are already some shortcuts where I ...