The shortcuts and quick keystrokes available on our computers could fill a book. But, who would pick up a book of shortcuts and digest more than a few at a time? Not me! You? For a while I am going to make Tuesday 'Tech Tool Tuesday' and offer some efficient shortcuts for you to try right away. Some will seem glaringly basic to you but to someone who has been doing things the way she's been doing them since she got her first computer some shortcuts will be marvelously helpful. So, skip those you know and try those you don't. Let us know how it goes!
- When you're reading a web page, the spacebar will scroll down one page or frame.
- When completing online forms, the spacebar will check and uncheck check-boxes.
- To create the copyright symbol © type (c) (left paren, c, right paren, spacebar). Some versions of word and excel don't require the space.