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Saturday, October 22, 2011

Quick Tips: Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcuts for Microsoft Word
Use these shortcuts to reduce repetitive tasks when writing papers, notes, or assignments in Microsoft word.

Some of them are easy to remember because the letters match up (B = bold; I = italicize, etc.)

  • Ctrl + B:  Bold (Make highlighted words bold)
  • Ctrl + I:    Italicize 
  • Ctrl + U:  Underline
  • Ctrl + Z:   Undo
  • Ctrl + S:  Save document
  • Ctrl + Backspace:    Delete previous word
Practice using these often and you will save yourself tons of time from pointing and clicking with your mouse.

Go here for a full list of Keyboard Shortcuts in Word: