Microsoft has been gradually adding more and more keyboard shortcuts to Windows. They’ve really outdone themselves in Windows 7. Thank goodness for the Windows key!
Try this out once you get the release candidate:
Here’s a preview of what to expect when you use some of these:
Using Aero Peek
Look at all those windows. But I want to see my stocks and the weather!
External Display Options
Press Win + P and you get the following super easy way to switch your monitor setup:
Convenient! No more fumbling around the control panel or remembering “just which function key you have to press.”
Snap to Right (Snap to Left is opposite)
Before Snap to Right:
After Snap to Right:
Pressing the key continuously will “cycle”, so if you press +Right, your window will snap to the right as expected. Press it again and it will snap to the left. Press it again and it will come back to where it originated. Yes, Windows remembers the original position, even if you change windows.
Many of these shortcuts came from this URL.
If you have any other shortcuts to share, please do!