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Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows Server 2012

Windows Key + C – Opens Charms bar
Windows Key + Ctrl + Tab – Cycles through apps
Windows Key + Shift + Tab – Cycles through apps in reverse order
Windows Key + D – Switch to desktop (from start screen)
Windows Key + E – Opens file explorer
Windows Key + F – Search (files and folders)
Windows Key + H – Share
Windows Key + I – Settings
Windows Key + K – Devices
Windows Key + M – Minimizes current windows on desktop
Windows Key + O – Sets device orientation
Windows Key + Pause – System properties
Windows Key + PgDown- Moves current app to right monitor
Windows Key + PgUp- Moves current app to left monitor
Windows Key + PrtScr – Save screenshot
Windows Key + Q – Global search
Windows Key + R – Run command
Windows Key + spacebar – Switch keyboard/input language
Windows Key + TAB – Provides list of running programs
Windows Key + U – Ease of access center
Windows Key + V – Cycles notifications
Windows Key + Shift + V – Cycles notifications in reverse order
Windows Key + Y – Shows desktop screen
Windows Key + W – System settings search
Windows Key + X – Quick access menu
Windows Key + Z – Opens app bar