Do you want to easily navigate your browser? Do you want to save your time during browsing? Then, It’s only for you. Chrome is one of the most favorite browsers of us. To browse quickly, Chrome has many techniques for easy navigation. Here we are presenting some cool chrome keyboard shortcuts that will make your browsing experience more productive and efficient.
Why we need to learn Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts?
In a word, to increase efficiency, to do work easily, to save time, to keep focus on work you should learn shortcut.
► Chrome Browser Window Shortcuts:
In this section, we discuss about how to open and close chrome browser .
- Ctrl + N – Open a new window
Ctrl + Shift + N – Open a new window in incognito mode (Pages viewed in incognito mode won’t show in browser history or search history. They also won’t leave cookies or other traces)
Alt + F4 – Close the current window
Shift + Click on link – Open the link in a new window
► Chrome Tab Shortcuts:
- Ctrl + Click on link – Open link in a new tab in the background
Ctrl + Shift — Click on link – Open the link in a new tab and switch to the newly opened tab
Ctrl + T – Open a new tab
Ctrl + Shift + T – Reopen the last tab that was closed
Ctrl + 1 through Ctrl + 8 – Switch to the tab at the specified position
Ctrl + 9 – Switch to the last tab
Ctrl + Tab – Switch to the next tab
Ctrl + Shift + Tab or Ctrl + PgUp – Switch to the previous tab
Backspace – Go to the previous page in your browsing history for the tab
Shift + Backspace – Go to the next page in your browsing history for the tab
- Ctrl + W – Close the current tab or pop-up
Alt + Home – Go to your homepage in the current tab
Ctrl + Click the Back Arrow, Forward Arrow, or Go button – Open destination in a new tab in the background
Drag a link to a tab – Open the link in the tab
Drag a link to a blank area on the tab strip – Open the link in a new tab
Drag a tab out of the tab strip – Open the tab in a new window
Drag a tab out of the tab strip and into an existing window’s tab strip – Open the tab in the existing window
Press ESC while dragging a tab – Return the tab to its original position
► Chrome Webpage Shortcuts:
This section is about how to manage windows task easily such as bookmarks, search functions, utilities, and more.
- Ctrl + P – Print the current page
Ctrl + S – Save the current page
Ctrl + O – Open a file from your computer in Google Chrome
F5 – Reload the current page
Esc – Stop page loading
Ctrl + F5 – Reload the current page (ignore cached content)
Ctrl + D – Bookmark the current webpage
Ctrl + Shift + D – Save all open pages as bookmarks in a new folder
- Alt + Click on link – Download link
Ctrl + F – Open the search box
F3 – Find the next match for your input in the search box
Shift + F3 – Find the previous match for your input in the search box
F11 – Open page in full screen mode
Ctrl + + – Make the text larger
Ctrl + – – Make the text smaller
Ctrl + 0 – Return text to normal size
- Ctrl + Shift + B – Toggle the bookmarks bar
Ctrl + H – View the History page
Ctrl + J – View the Downloads page
Shift + Esc – View the task manager
Ctrl + Shift + Delete – Open the Clear Browsing Data Dialog
F1 – Open the Help Center in a new tab
Ctrl + U – View page source code
► Chrome Address Bar Shortcut
This shortcut is about for improving searching functionality by chrome . This shortcut techniques is familiar to all.
- Type a search term, then press Enter – Perform a search using your default search engine.
Suppose, I want to search terms of MyMeetbook . then just write down mymeetbook and press ENTER .
You will find related search terms of mymeetbook. MyMeetBook is aa social networking site like as facebook,twitter. You can check it out for full review.
It’s so easy . Suppose I want to go directly mymeetbook.com just put url on browser and press ENTER .
Ctrl + Enter after typing base web address – Automatically add ‘www’ and ‘.com’ what you have typed in the address bar and open that web address.
If I want to go mymeetbook , so I need not to write full name including www or com . In this way , just put mymeetbook name and press ctrl+ENTER . Browser automatically add www and or domain.
If you bookmark any link , it highlights on this link .
Type a web address then Alt + Enter – Open web address that appears in the address bar in a new tab
By this way, when you type any link that appears your next tab. Just it.
Ctrl + K – Initiate a Google search with the address bar. After typing the shortcut key, a ‘?’ will appear in the address bar. Type your query then press Enter.
Ctrl + Right Arrow – Jump to the next word in the address bar
Ctrl + Backspace – Delete the previous word in the address bar
Select an entry from the drop down menu in the address bar, then press Shift — Delete – Delete the entry from the browsing history
Click an entry in the address bar drop down list with the Middle Mouse Button – Open that URL in a new tab
► Chrome Mouse Shortcuts:
Middle click on link – Open the link in a new tab in the background
Shift + Middle click on link – Open the link in a new tab and switch to the newly opened tab
Middle click on tab – Close the tab
Click the Back Button, Forward Arrow, or Go button with Middle Mouse Button – Open destination in a new tab in the background
Shift + Scroll Wheel – Scroll horizontally
Ctrl + Scroll Wheel – Increase or decrease text size.
Don’t need to be worried. By practicing you can easily remember all technique .:P 😀
After that when you learn all the shortcut , you feel like a boss . B|
That’s it. :Cool:
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