Internet Explorer Keyboard Shortcut Keys

You can use shortcut keys to view and explore webpages, preview pages before
you print them, use the address box, work with favorites, and edit

1. How to view and explore webpages with shortcut keys

Action

Key

Display Internet Explorer Help or to display context Help about an item in a dialog box F1
Toggle between full-screen and other views in the browser F11
Move forward through the items on a Web page, the Address box, or the Links box TAB

Move through the items on a Web page, the Address box, or the Links box

SHIFT+TAB
Go to your Home page ALT+HOME
Go to the next page ALT+RIGHT ARROW
Go to the next page ALT+RIGHT ARROW
Go to the previous page ALT+LEFT ARROW or BACKSPACE
Display a shortcut menu for a link SHIFT+F10
Move forward between frames CTRL+TAB or F6
Move back between frames SHIFT+CTRL+TAB
Scroll toward the beginning of a document UP ARROW
Scroll toward the end of a document DOWN ARROW
Scroll toward the beginning of a document in larger increments PAGE UP
Scroll toward the end of a document in larger increments

PAGE DOWN
Move to the beginning of a document HOME
Move to the end of a document

END
Find on this page CTRL+F
Refresh the current Web page F5 or CTRL+R
Refresh the current Web page, even if the time stamp for the Web version and your locally stored version are the same CTRL+F5
Stop downloading a page ESC
Go to a new location CTRL+O or CTRL+L
Open a new window CTRL+N
Close the current window CTRL+W
Save the current page CTRL+S
Print the current page or active frame CTRL+P
Activate a selected link ENTER
Open the Search box CTRL+E
Open the Favorites box CTRL+I
Open the History box CTRL+H
In the History or Favorites boxes,
open multiple folders
CTRL+click

2. How to Print Preview with shortcut keys

Set printing options and print the page ALT+P
Change paper, headers and footers, orientation, and margins for this page ALT+U

Display the first page to be printed

ALT+HOME
Display the previous page to be printed ALT+LEFT ARROW
Type the number of the page that you want displayed ALT+A
Display the next page to be printed ALT+RIGHT ARROW
Display the last page to be printed ALT+END
Zoom out ALT+MINUS
Zoom in ALT+PLUS
Display a list of zoom percentages ALT+Z
Close Print Preview ALT+C

3. How to use the Address Box with shortcut keys

Select the text in the Address box ALT+D
Display a list of addresses that you have typed F4
When in the Address box, move the cursor left to the next logical break in the address (period or slash) CTRL+LEFT ARROW
When in the Address box, move the cursor right to the next logical break in the address (period or slash) CTRL+RIGHT ARROW
Move forward through the list of AutoComplete matches UP ARROW
Move back through the list of AutoComplete matches DOWN ARROW

4. How to work with Favorites by using shortcut keys

Add the current page to your favorites CTRL+D
Open the Organize Favorites dialog box CTRL+B
Move selected item up in the Favorites list in the Organize Favorites
dialog box
ALT+UP ARROW
Move selected item down in the Favorites list in the Organize Favorites
dialog box
ALT+DOWN ARROW

5. To edit with shortcut keys

Remove the selected items and copy them to the Clipboard CTRL+X
Copy the selected items to the Clipboard CTRL+C
Insert the contents of the Clipboard at the selected location CTRL+V
Select all items on the current Web page CTRL+A
Remove the selected items and copy them to the Clipboard CTRL+X
Copy the selected items to the Clipboard CTRL+C
Insert the contents of the Clipboard at
the selected location
CTRL+V
Select all items on the current Web page CTRL+A
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