Windows Show the Windows 10 Start Menu.
Windows + Tab Launch Windows 10 Task View.
Windows + Q Search the web and Windows with Cortana (speech).
Windows + S Search the web and Windows with Cortana (keyboard input).
Windows + I Open Windows 10 settings.
Windows + A Open Windows 10 notifications.
Windows + L Lock your Windows 10 device.
Windows + Ctrl + D Create new virtual desktop.
Windows + Ctrl + F4 Close current virtual desktop.
Windows + Ctrl + (Left)(Right) Switch between virtual desktops.
Windows + (Left)(Right)(Up)(Down) Position windows on your screen
E.g. Windows +
And, what’s very handy in my opinion: If you release the Windows key after positioning a window, Task View shows up on the opposite side of the positioned window to select and position another app.
Windows + H Share content (if supported by current app).
Windows + K Connect to wireless displays and audio devices4:13 PM 5/17/17.
Windows + X Open Start button context menu.
Windows + G Opens the Windows 10 Game Bar to take game screenshots and record gaming videos of Windows 10 games (works in any game app, e.g. Microsoft Solitaire Collection).
Windows + D Show Windows desktop.
Windows + E Open Windows Explorer.
Windows + Space Switch keyboard input language (if you have added at least a second one).
Windows + Shift + (Left)(Right) Move current Window from one monitor to another (when using a multiple monitor setup).
Windows + (1)(2)(3)(…)
Open programs that are pinned to task bar
E.g. if first pinned program on your task bar is Windows Explorer (from left to right), the shortcut Windows + 1 opens Windows Explorer for you.
Windows + R Run a command.
Windows + P Project a screen.
Alt + Tab Switch to previous window.
Alt + Space
Restore, move, size, minimize, maximize or close current window. Also works like a charm for Windows 10 modern apps.
Alt + F4
a) Close current window
b) If you’re on your Windows 10 desktop, open Power dialogue to shut down or restart Windows, put your device in sleep mode, sign out or switch the current user
Win+down arrow (minimize current window)
Win+up arrow (maximize current window)
Win+M (minimize all windows)
Win+Shift+up arrow (stretch windows to top and bottom but retain width)
Win+Enter (open narrator)
Win+Shft+M (restore all minimize windows)
Win+O (lock orientation)
Win+Prtsc (screen grab to image to Pictures\Screenshots)
Win+"+" (magntify in)
Win+"-" (magnify out)
Win+Esc (exit magnify)
Win+T (cycle through taskbar apps)
Win+F1 (open help support in browser? Really should open new app)
Win+B (focus to notification area)
Win+, (desktop peek)
Win+Shift+number (open new instance of pinned taskbar item)