As a trainer, I work with many people that use web based software on PC computers. My job is to make their lives easier by making their PC experience more efficient. One way to do this is through the use of hotkeys. Learning a few common keystrokes can make routine items like copying (control-c) and pasting (control-v) much faster and work in places where mouse clicks may not work effectively.
Lately, I’ve discovered six additional hotkey combinations that my users love. While these have been around for a while, many people are unaware of them. I train mainly in school districts with teachers and administrators, with their computers located in classrooms, offices and other public places. This placement often presents security challenges with students as well as having to share their computers with other faculty. [Read more…]