Written by the Lenovo Companion App Content Team

Cut and copy. Paste and print. No doubt your fingers are familiar with these and other popular keyboard shortcuts. (Ctrl + X, Ctrl + C, Ctrl + V and Ctrl + P, respectively). But did you know your system is packed with an entire library of other “hotkeys” and keyboard customization options? Each iteration of Windows comes with new keyboard shortcuts that make it faster to do pretty much anything on a PC. If you can remember them, that is. 

Can’t keep track of it all? Neither could we. So we created a Companion keyboard cheat sheet you can use as a quick reference guide. Although it’s not an exhaustive list for every last app and function (you can get that from Windows here), you’ll find many of the newest and most popular keyboard shortcuts below.  

Everyday Shortcuts

Windows Logo Key Shortcuts

Want even more ways to type through your PC faster? Check out our keyboard guide to learn how you can create your own custom shortcuts and change the way your keyboard works.


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