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Mail app Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 8.1

Keyboard Shortcuts for Mail app in Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1

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This tutorial will show you a list of all keyboard shortcuts for the modern Mail app in Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1.

See also: Keyboard shortcuts for the Mail app - Microsoft Windows



Keyboard Shortcut

Description of Action

Alt + Ctrl + Shift + 1

Inverted exclamation mark

Alt + Ctrl + Shift + /

Inverted question mark

Alt + B

Put focus on the bcc button

Alt + C

Put focus on the cc button Accept

Alt + D

Decline

Alt + I

Insert attachment

Alt + S

Send mail

Alt + T

Put focus on the To button Tentative

Alt + V

Open the invitation in Calendar





Ctrl + Spacebar

Clear formatting

Ctrl + [

Decrease font size one point

Ctrl + ]

Increase font size one point

Ctrl + Shift + .

Increase font size

Ctrl + Shift + ;

Diaeresis accent

Ctrl + '

Acute accent

Ctrl + ,

Cedilla accent

Ctrl + Shift + ,

Decrease font size

Ctrl + `

Grave accent

Ctrl + Shift + `

Tilde accent

Ctrl + /

Slash accent

Ctrl + Shift + 2

Ring accent

Ctrl + Shift + 6

Circumflex accent

Ctrl + Shift + 7

Ligature accent





Ctrl + A

Select all messages

Ctrl + Shift + A

Show all messages

Ctrl + B

Bold

Ctrl + C

Copy

Ctrl + E

- Center (When you're writing an email)
- Search

Ctrl + Shift + E

Show Folder options

Ctrl + F

Forward

Ctrl + Shift + F

Select a font

Ctrl + I

Italicize

Ctrl + J

Toggle between marking a message as junk or not junk

Ctrl + K

Add a link

Ctrl + L

Indent left

Ctrl + Shift + L

Bullets

Ctrl + M

- Move item to a different folder
- Indent when text is selected

Ctrl + Shift + M

Outdent

Ctrl + N

New Message

Ctrl + O

Opens message in a new window

Ctrl + F

Forward

Ctrl + Q

Mark as read

Ctrl + R

- Reply
- Indent right (When you're writing an email)

Ctrl + Shift + R

Reply all

Ctrl + S

Save draft

Ctrl + Alt + S

Gives you an options to delete one or all messages from a particular sender

Ctrl + Shift + S

Sweep

Ctrl + U

- Mark as unread
- Underline text (When you're writing an email)

Ctrl + Shift + U

Show only unread messages

Ctrl + V

Paste

Ctrl + Y

Redo

Ctrl + Z

Undo





F4

Redo

F5

Sync

F6

When writing an email, shifts focus to the send button.





Insert

Toggle between Flag and Remove flag for messages

Tab or Shift+Tab

Indent/outdent when text is selected or when focus is in a list

Shift+Tab

When focus is not in a list, cycle through tabs in reverse order.


That's it,
Shawn


 

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