By Paul Vaccarelli
The computer tool we take most for granted is the mouse. Whether you are a Mac or PC user, the mouse is an integral part of your computer interface. In fact, we rely on it so much we sometimes abandon the keyboard and use the mouse even it is more efficient not to do so. For example, we have all logged on to our email by keying in our user name, then reached for the mouse, clicked on the password field, then keyed in our password. A much faster way is to key in your user name, press the TAB key, which will put the curser on the password field, then key in the password.
Here are a few more short cuts that might come in handy:
You can find more of these useful shortcuts by Googling “Keyboard shortcuts for Windows.”
Paul Vaccarelli is general manager of PC-911, LLC. He can be reached at 303 807 2911. Phone consultations for computer service problems are free.