Office

Wordpad shortcut keys

If you stick with the default document viewer from Windows O.S. you can speed things up a bit with these shortcut combos.

Shortcut key

Action

Ctrl+N

Create a new document

Ctrl+O

Open an existing document

Ctrl+S

Save changes to a document

F12

Save the document as a new file

Ctrl+P

Print a document

Alt+F4

Close WordPad

Ctrl+Z

Undo a change

Ctrl+Y

Redo a change

Ctrl+A

Select the entire document

Ctrl+X

Cut a selection

Ctrl+C

Copy a selection to the Clipboard

Ctrl+V

Paste a selection from the Clipboard

Ctrl+B

Make selected text bold

Ctrl+I

Italicize selected text

Ctrl+U

Underline selected text

Ctrl+=

Make selected text subscript

Ctrl+Shift+=

Make selected text superscript

Ctrl+L

Align text left

Ctrl+E

Align text center

Ctrl+R

Align text right

Ctrl+J

Justify text

Ctrl+1

Set single line spacing

Ctrl+2

Set double line spacing

Ctrl+5

Set line spacing to 1.5

Ctrl+Shift+>

Increase the font size

Ctrl+Shift+<

Decrease the font size

Ctrl+Shift+A

Change characters to all capitals

Ctrl+Shift+L

Change the bullet style

Ctrl+D

Insert a Microsoft Paint drawing

Ctrl+F

Find text in a document

F3

Find the next instance of the text in the Find dialog box

Ctrl+H

Replace text in a document

Ctrl+Left Arrow

Move the cursor one word to the left

Ctrl+Right Arrow

Move the cursor one word to the right

Ctrl+Up Arrow

Move the cursor to the line above

Ctrl+Down Arrow

Move the cursor to the line below

Ctrl+Home

Move to the beginning of the document

Ctrl+End

Move to the end of the document

Ctrl+Page Up

Move up one page

Ctrl+Page Down

Move down one page

Ctrl+Delete

Delete the next word

F10

Display keytips

Shift+F10

Show the current shortcut menu

F1

Open WordPad Help

Discussion

8 comments for “Wordpad shortcut keys”

  • Delicious
  • Facebook
  • Reddit
  • StumbleUpon
  • Twitter
  • RSS Feed
  • Google
  • Digg
  • LinkedIn
  • Technorati
  1. I like the way of learning technology through website im impressed

    Posted by Asim Khuram | December 22, 2010, 5:00 am
  2. m thnkful to you !

    Posted by usman! | January 21, 2011, 8:30 am
  3. Super idea for study

    Posted by Dhruv bhadani | March 22, 2011, 2:45 pm
  4. How to change font without mouse

    Posted by Pawan Kumar | May 15, 2011, 2:06 pm
  5. exclent i can use it my office work speedly yar

    Posted by prasad samatham | November 4, 2011, 7:07 am
  6. hi…………………

    Posted by shaurya | March 2, 2012, 7:06 am
  7. i want more

    Posted by Anil kumar | January 5, 2013, 12:52 pm
  8. really you done a excellent work….

    Posted by jyoti ranjan badatya | January 11, 2013, 7:59 am

Post a comment