Technology Resources in one place!

What began as an email to staff at my school has become something that I look forward to each week.  I love to investigate new resources for those that teach and for those not necessarily in a classroom.  I hope that you can find things here that you can use!


I’m sure that most of us are familiar with Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V for Copy/Paste, right?  But what about the rest of the alphabet… 


Here’s a list of the “Ctrl+” shortcuts…


Ctrl+A : Select All objects


Ctrl+B : Bold highlighted text


Ctrl+C : Copy selected objects


Ctrl+D : Bookmark open web page


Ctrl+E : Center text


Ctrl+F : Open Find window


Ctrl+G : Open Favorites sidebar in IE. Opens Find and Replace in Word


Ctrl+H : Open Find and Replace in Microsoft Word.


Ctrl+I : Make text Italics


Ctrl+J : Opens View downloads in browsers


Ctrl+K : Create hyperlink for selected text in Word


Ctrl+L : Select address in address bar in browser. Left align text in Word


Ctrl+M : Indent selected text in word processors


Ctrl+N : Create New instance of the document or program


Ctrl+O : Open a new file


Ctrl+P : Open print window


Ctrl+R : Reload page in browser. Right align text in Word


Ctrl+S : Save document


Ctrl+T : Create a new tab in IE


Ctrl+U : Underline selected text


Ctrl+V : Paste copied objects


Ctrl+W : Close tab in IE or Word document


Ctrl+X : Cut selected object


Ctrl+Y : Redo the ‘Undo’ action.


Ctrl+Z : Undo any action


Ctrl+Esc : Open Start Screen or Start Menu


Ctrl+Tab : Switch to the next child window of a Multiple Document Interface (MDI) program


Ctrl+Shift+Esc    : Opens Task Manager in Windows 8


Ctrl+WinKey+F  : Opens Find computer box


Ctrl+Alt+Del       : Opens screen to Lock, Switch users, etc.