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Monday, April 4, 2011

Microsoft "Undo" and "Redo" Shortcut

Here is a quick Microsoft Windows tip that I often use. They work with most Microsoft Windows based applications. The undo and redo features.

  • To "Undo" what you just did or typed, hold down  CTRL and  Z.
  • To "Redo" what you just did or typed, hold down CTRL and Y.

That is it. I find this shortcut handy when the program I am using either does not have a menu tool for this feature or it is located deep in the menu. This is quick and simple.

Here are a few more that you probably know, but are used often.
  • To "COPY" something, hold down  CTRL and  C.
  • To "CUT" something, hold down CTRL and X.
  • To "PASTE" something, hold down CTRL and V.
Want to learn more ? Here is a link to a list of common shortcuts provided by Microsoft.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/126449 

11 comments:

  1. Thank you for share this informative post.

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  2. Works on art programs too.

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  3. Thanks, for just search for this. Great help

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  4. Thankss just looking for shortcut to redo :)

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  5. Thank you. I was in panic mode because of something I accidentally deleted. The search popped up with your page to save the day!! :)

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