Common Uses of Function keys(F1-F12) in Windows OS
You have a PC and You might be using most popular Windows OS since long time but i am sure majority of you guys don’t know all the features & Common Uses of Function keys on your keyboard. Function is very important, today we tell about what F1, F2,F3…….F12 keys actually do & where and when to use them.
Common Uses of Function keys
Uses of F1 key:
=> Mostly F1 key is used for “help”. When you press F1 anywhere then, this will open up help window for you.
=> Sometimes F1 key is used to enter the BIOS (press F1 when your computer is about to boot).
=> Combination of Win + F1 keys will open the “Help and Support» Microsoft Windows.
Uses of F2 key:
=> F2 key is used for rename the chosen file or folder.
=> Frequently to enter the BIOS.
Uses of F3 key:
=> Win + F3 – Advanced Search window opens in Microsoft Outlook.
=> Shift + F3 – Changes the content in Microsoft Word, from upper to lower case or capital letters at the start of each one expression.
Uses of F4 key:
=> Ctrl + F4 – Closes the window open in the present window, for example, a tab in the program
=> Alt + F4 – Closes the system window in Windows.
Uses of F5 Key:
=> Desktop Refresh
=> Running a slide demonstrate in Powerpoint.
Uses of F6 key:
=> Move the cursor in the location bar.
Use of F7 key:
=> Mostly used for spelling and grammar in a document programs Microsoft.
Use of F8 key:
=> Pressing F8 key while your PC is about to boot will result into booting your PC in Safe mode.
Use of F9 key:
The F9 key does not have any functionality in Windows. It may, however be used in some individual programs.
Uses of F10 key:
=> Shift + F10 – works same as the right mouse click.
=> Activates “Menu” in the open organizer window.
=> Pressing F10 while your system is booting will show you BIOS Information.
=> F10 is used to enter the hidden recovery partition on computers Sony.
Use of F11 key:
=> F11 Key will take you to Full screen mode.
Uses of F12 key:
=> Opens the “Save As” in Microsoft Word.
=> F12 key will open up Inspect element box in any Browser.
=> Shift + F12 – Saves a document in Microsoft Word.
=> Ctrl + Shift + F12 – Prints a document in Microsoft Word.
This is some uses of F1-F12 keys in windows OS I Hope you like this post, don’t forget to share it with others too and Leave a comment below if you have any related queries with this.