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What are the Ctrl functions?

Last Updated: 4th January, 2020

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Ctrl+V Paste any text or another object that hasbeen copied. Ctrl+W Close open tab in a browser or close adocument in Word. Ctrl+X Cut selected text or anotherobject. Ctrl+Y These keys will redo any undoaction.

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Thereof, what is the function of Ctrl U?

Ctrl+A These two keys will select all text orother objects. Ctrl+C Copy any selected text or anotherobject. Ctrl+D Bookmark an open web page or open font windowin Microsoft Word. Ctrl+G Open Find in a browser and wordprocessors.

One may also ask, what is the function of Ctrl end? End - Go to the end of the line, paragraphor document. Ctrl+End - Pressing Ctrl and theEnd key at the same time will go to the very end ofthe document, page, or text. Shift+End - Pressing Shift andthe End key at the same time highlights all text from thecurrent position to the end of the line.

One may also ask, what are all of the Ctrl shortcuts?

Ctrl keyboard shortcuts

Ctrl+A These two keys will select all text or other objects.
Ctrl+M Indent selected text in word processors and otherprograms.
Ctrl+N Create a new page or document.
Ctrl+O Open a file in most programs.
Ctrl+P Open a print window to print the page you're viewing.

What is the function of Ctrl Z?

In most Windows applications, the Undo command isactivated by pressing the Ctrl+Z or Alt+Backspacekeybindings. In all Macintosh applications, the Undo command isactivated by pressing Command-Z. The common command for Redoon Microsoft Windows systems is Ctrl+Y orCtrl+Shift+Z.

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What is the shortcut key of cut?

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What is the function of Ctrl home?

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What are the shortcut key used?

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