15+ Keyboard Shortcuts that work on most of the web browsers

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There are lots of web browser and people have their choice. While most of the people use Chrome, Firefox, Opera and Edge are also used for many people. I personally use Chrome and Firefox both, but Chrome is my first choice. These browsers differ in many things but also have several things common. There are few keyboard shortcuts that work across all the browsers. In this article, I will be listing all of these keyboard shorts that you can try on Chrome, Opera, Firefox, Safari or Edge.

Before you check that list, you should also check Chrome Keyboard shortcuts.

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Universal Browser Keyboard shortcuts

Here is the list of shortcuts.

Ctrl + TCommand + TOpen browser in tab
Ctrl + NCommand + NOpen browser in new window
Ctrl + TabCycles through tabs from left to right
Ctrl + Shift + TabCycles through tabs from right to left
Ctrl + Shift + TCommand + Shift + TReopens recently closed tab
Alt + Left ArrowReturn to the previous webpage
Alt + Right ArrowAdvance to the next webpage
Ctrl + +Command + +Zooms into the webpage/
Ctrl + Command + Zooms out the webpage
Ctrl + 0Command + 0Reset to default zoom level
Ctrl + DCommand + DBookmarks the current webpage
Ctrl + FCommand + FOpens up the in-page search box
Ctrl + WCommand + WClose current tab or window
Ctrl + LCommand + LHighlights the address box, allowing you to type into it
Ctrl + Alt + EnterCommand + Alt + EnterAdds “www.” and “.com” to the text in the address bar.
Ctrl + Shift + DelCommand + Shift + DelOpens up the Clear Browsing History window
SpacebarScroll down a webpage
Shift + SpacebarScroll up a webpage
Ctrl + PCommand + POpens up the Print window


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