16 Useful Keyboard Shortcuts for Word 2010


Keyboard shortcuts can be boon for typists and here are 16 shortcuts for Word 2010 users that you may not be aware of:

CTRL + ALT + HApplies highlighting to selected text
CTRL + Alt + CInserts copyright symbol
CTRL + Alt + RInserts Registered symbol
CTRL + alt + TInserts Trademark symbol
CTRL + ALT + FInserts footnote
CTRL + SHIFT + AApplies all caps
CTRL + Shift + KApplies the SMALL CAPS font attribute
CTRL + Shift + DApplies double underlining
CTRL + SpacebarRemoves character formatting
CTRL + ALT + PSwitches to Print Layout View
CTRL + ALT + NSwitches to Draft View
CTRL + ALT + OSwitches to Outline View
F7Launches Spell-Checker
Shift + F7Launches the Thesaurus
ALT + Shift + F7Launches the Dictionary/Translator
Shift + F5Moves your cursor to the previous edit position
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