The HPLC "Hints and Tips" found on this page may be of interest to anyone performing HPLC, UHPLC (UPLC), LC/MS or SFC analysis. Many of these tips are presented in chromatography training courses that I offer and explain fundamental chromatography concepts in a practical way. Occasionally, I will also include laboratory computer related tips too. Please "follow" this blog to receive regular updates of new posts.
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Translator for HPLC HINTS and TIPS for Chromatographers
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.