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    I started this thread, but Brink especially is owed credit for adding to it. A Guy

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    Thread moved to tutorials, and freshened up a bit.
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    Forgot to post thanks publicly Shawn. Putting my name on what is essentially a Brink tutorial. My honor

    A Guy
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    No need mate.
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    Thank you very much for this useful tutorial Bill and Shawn! I have printed it out for handy reference.
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  6. #65


    Thanks to all for lists and additions.

    Alt/F4 while on desktop brings up Shutdown/Restart/Sleep/Sign Out/Switch User menu. One may arrow through that menu for selection.

    F4 in IE brings down recent Favorites and recent History drop down menu.
    Last edited by HippsieGypsie; 18 Jul 2013 at 16:42.
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    This is so cool thanks
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  8. #67


    + Q in my 8.1 is search using the “Everything” search scope, not apps. There is no Apps option on that menu. Is it Apps in 8? I don’t remember.

    + Ctrl + F + Starts the Find a Computer on the Network dialog

    Here something that’s interesting that would help a user in trouble > Settings > Power > Click on power then holding down shift key click on restart brings up the advanced boot menu. Works with keyboard or mouse.
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    Thank you Tony. Added to tutorial.
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    You're welcome, Shawn. Glad to be of help.
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