Resume Formatting time saving tips.

Key combination

Microsoft Windows/KDE/GNOME

Ctrl+A Select all
Ctrl+B Bold
Ctrl+C Copy (can also be used as an alternative to   Ctrl+Break to terminate an application)
Ctrl+D Font   Window (Word Processing); Add to bookmarks (Browsers)
Ctrl+E Center Alignment (Word   Processing)
Ctrl+F Find (usually a small piece of   text in a larger document)
Ctrl+G Go To (Line number)
Ctrl+H Replace, or History in browsers
Ctrl+I Italic (sometimes incremental   search)
Ctrl+J Justify
Ctrl+K Insert Hyperlink (Word 2007)
Ctrl+L Create List, Left align (word   processing)
Ctrl+M Decrease margin by 1/2 inch   (Microsoft Word)
Ctrl+N New (window, document, etc.)
Ctrl+O Open
Ctrl+P Print
Ctrl+Q Quit application
Ctrl+R Refresh page, Right align (word   processing)
Ctrl+S Save
Ctrl+T Open New Tab
Ctrl+U Underline
Ctrl+V Paste
Ctrl+W Close window   or tab
Ctrl+X Cut
Ctrl+Y Redo (sometimes   Ctrl+Shift+Z is used for this)
Ctrl+Z Undo
Ctrl+[ Decrease font size
Ctrl+End Bottom (end of document or window)
Ctrl+Home Top (start of document or window)
Ctrl+Ins Copy
Ctrl+PgDn Next tab
Ctrl+PgUp Previous tab
Ctrl+Tab Next window or tab
Ctrl+Shift+Tab Previous window or tab
Ctrl + ← Previous word
Ctrl + → Next word
Ctrl+Delete Delete Next word
Ctrl+Backspace Delete Previous word
Ctrl+Alt+Backspace undefined or rarely used
Ctrl + Alt + ↑ Rotate Screen Upside down
Ctrl + Alt + ↓ Rotate Screen Right side up
Ctrl + Alt + ← Rotate Screen left
Ctrl + Alt + → Rotate Screen right
Ctrl+Shift+Esc Task Manager
Ctrl+Alt+Delete Windows Security/Task Manager


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