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List of Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows

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Keyboard shortcuts improve productivity and allow you to work faster. There are several tasks that take time if you try to do with the mouse. So, most of the software comes with Keyboard shortcut. Google Chrome is also one of those that offers a range of keyboard shortcuts to perform several tasks quickly.

A few months back, I listed Few important Keyboard shortcuts for Google Chrome. Not just Chrome, I also listed Keyboard shortcuts for VLC Media Player, MS Paint, and much other software.

In this article, I am listing all keyboard shortcuts that can be used on Google Chrome for Windows. I am sure you know few of these but you will surely find some new but interesting Keyboard shortcuts. See the list below.

Keyboard Shortcuts: Google Chrome for Windows

CTRL + N: Open a new window
CTRL + <Link>: Open a link in a new tab
CTRL + SHIFT + N: Open a new window in Incognito Mode
SHIFT + <Link>: Open a link in a new window
CTRL + T: Open a new tab
CTRL + SHIFT + T: Reopen the last tab that you closed
CTRL + 1: Switch to the tab in position 1 on the tab strip
CTRL + 2: Switch to the tab in position 2 on the tab strip
CTRL + 3: Switch to the tab in position 3 on the tab strip
CTRL + 4: Switch to the tab in position 4 on the tab strip
CTRL + 5: Switch to the tab in position 5 on the tab strip
CTRL + 6: Switch to the tab in position 6 on the tab strip
CTRL + 7: Switch to the tab in position 7 on the tab strip
CTRL + 8: Switch to the tab in position 8 on the tab strip
CTRL + 9: Switch to the last tab on the tab strip
CTRL + O: Open a file in the browser
CTRL + H: View Browsing History
CTRL + B: Toggle bookmarks display
CTRL + J: View Downloads
CTRL + C: Copy selected text or images to the Clipboard
CTRL + V or SHIFT + INSERT: Paste the current contents of the Clipboard, preserving original formatting
CTRL + S: Save the current page to your hard drive
SHIFT + ESC: View Chrome’s internal Task Manager
CTRL + P: Print the current page
F5: Reload the current page
ESC: Stop the current page from loading
CTRL + F5: Reload the current page, overriding the cache
SHIFT + F5: Reload the current page, overriding the cache
ALT + <Link>: Download link
CTRL + F: Open the ‘Find in page’ dialog box
CTRL + G: Find the next match from ‘Find in page’ box
F3: Find the next match from ‘Find in page’ box
CTRL + SHIFT + G: Find the previous match from ‘Find in page’ box
SHIFT + F3: Find the previous match from ‘Find in page’ box
CTRL + U: View source code of the current page
CTRL + D: Bookmark the current page
CTRL + PLUS: Make text larger
CTRL + MINUS: Make text smaller
CTRL + 0: Return to default text size
BACKSPACE or ALT + LEFT ARROW: Advance to the previous page in your browsing history (for the current tab)
SHIFT + BACKSPACE or ALT + RIGHT ARROW: Advance to the next page in your browsing history (for the current tab)
ALT + E or ALT + F: Open Chrome’s “wrench”, or tools, menu
CTRL + SHIFT + B: Activate or disable the Bookmarks Bar
F6 or SHIFT + F6: Advance through active components on the current page, or through items in Chrome’s Address bar, Bookmarks bar, or Downloads bar.
CTRL + SHIFT + J: Open Chrome’s Developer Tools
F1: Open Chrome’s Help Center in a new tab or window
CTRL + SHIFT + DELETE: Open the Clear Browsing Data window
CTRL + ENTER: Automatically add www. (at the beginning) and .com (at the end) of the text currently residing in the Address (or URL) bar
CTRL + BACKSPACE: Remove whatever key term precedes the active cursor in the Address (or URL) bar
CTRL + L or ALT + D: Highlight the full URL in the Address bar
CTRL + K or CTRL + E: Enters a question mark in the Address bar. Typing a keyword or keywords following this question mark will submit the search term to your default engine.

These are Google Chrome Keyboard shortcuts for Windows. If you use Google Chrome on Windows, you must bookmark this article and try to remember as many as you can to improve your productivity.

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