Windows and Mac have keyboard shortcuts, negating the need to take your hands from the keyboard to use the mouse to preform many actions.
Below is a list very common keyboard shortcuts. Windows computers use the [CTRL] key, Mac computers use the [CMD] key.
|Keyboard combination||Does This|
|[ESC]||The escape key, cancels whatever it was you were doing|
|[CTRL] + Z||Undo: Undoes the last thing you did|
|[CTRL] + S||Updates (saves) the entire file|
|[CTRL] + P||Displays Print Preview and the print options|
|[CTRL] + X||Cuts whatever is selected (held on the ‘clipboard’)|
|[CTRL] + C||Copies whatever is selected (held on the ‘clipboard’)|
|[CTRL] + V||Pastes what was on the clipboard|
|[CTRL] + N||Creates a blank file in program|