List Of Microsoft Edge Shortcut Keys For Windows and Mac

Microsoft Edge is a great web browser for Windows and Mac users, but many people don’t know how to utilize its full potential. Knowing the right shortcut keys can help you minimize time spent performing certain tasks and make browsing easier and more enjoyable. 

From reducing the amount of time spent switching tabs to quickly jumping to the setting menus, this article will provide an in-depth overview of all the useful shortcut keys available with Microsoft Edge.

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Microsoft Edge Shortcut Keys For Windows

Microsoft Edge Keyboard ShortcutsAction
AltSet focus on the Settings and more button
Alt + DSelect the URL in the address bar to edit
Alt + EOpen Settings and more menu
Alt + FOpen Settings and more menu
Alt + F4Close the current window
Alt + HomeOpen your home page in the current tab
Alt + Left arrowGo back
Alt + Right arrowGo forward
Alt + Shift + BSet focus on the first item in the favorites bar
Alt + Shift + IOpen the Send feedback dialog
Alt + Shift + TSet focus on the first item in the app bar toolbar
Ctrl + [ (in a PDF)Rotate PDF counter-clockwise 90*
Ctrl + ] (in a PDF)Rotate PDF clockwise 90*
Ctrl + \ (in a PDF)Toggle PDF between fit to page / fit to width
Ctrl + 0 (zero)Reset page zoom level
Ctrl + 1, 2, … 8Switch to a specific tab
Ctrl + 9Switch to the last tab
Ctrl + DSave the current tab as a favorite
Ctrl + EOpen a search query in the address bar
Ctrl + EnterAdd www. to the beginning and .com to the end of the text typed in the address bar
Ctrl + FOpen find on page
Ctrl + F4Close the current tab
Ctrl + F6Move focus to the web content pane
Ctrl + GJump to the next result to find on the page
Ctrl + HOpen History
Ctrl + JOpen Downloads
Ctrl + KOpen a search query in the address bar
Ctrl + LSelect the URL in the address bar to edit
Ctrl + MMute the current tab (toggle)
Ctrl + Minus (-)Zoom out
Ctrl + NOpen a new window
Ctrl + OOpen a file from your computer in Edge
Ctrl + PPrint the current page
Ctrl + PgDnSwitch to the next tab
Ctrl + PgUpSwitch to the previous tab
Ctrl + Plus (+)Zoom in
Ctrl + RReload the current page
Ctrl + SSave the current page
Ctrl + Shift + BShow or hide the favorites bar
Ctrl + Shift + DSave all open tabs as favorites in a new folder
Ctrl + Shift + DeleteOpen clear browsing data options
Ctrl + Shift + EOpen search in the sidebar
Ctrl + Shift + GJump to the previous result to find on the page
Ctrl + Shift + IOpen Developer Tools
Ctrl + Shift + KDuplicate the current tab
Ctrl + Shift + LPaste and search or Paste and go (if it’s a URL)
Ctrl + Shift + MSign in as a different user or browse as a Guest
Ctrl + Shift + NOpen a new InPrivate window
Ctrl + Shift + OOpen Favorites
Ctrl + Shift + PPrint using the system dialog
Ctrl + Shift + RReload the current page, ignoring cached content
Ctrl + Shift + TReopen the last closed tab, and switch to it
Ctrl + Shift + TabSwitch to the previous tab
Ctrl + Shift + UStart or stop Read Aloud
Ctrl + Shift + VPaste without formatting
Ctrl + Shift + WClose the current window
Ctrl + Shift + YOpen Collections
Ctrl + TOpen a new tab and switch to it
Ctrl + TabSwitch to the next tab
Ctrl + UView source
Ctrl + WClose the current tab
EndGo to the bottom of the page, Move the keyboard focus to the last item of the pane
EscStop loading page; close dialog or pop-up
F1Open Help
F10Set focus on the Settings and more button
F10 + EnterOpen Setting and more menu
F11Enter full screen (toggle)
F12Open Developer Tools
F3Find in the current tab
F4Select the URL in the address bar
F5Reload the current tab
F6Move focus to the next pane
F7Turn caret browsing on or off
F9Enter or exit Immersive Reader
HomeGo to the top of the page, Move the keyboard focus to the first item of the pane
PgDnScroll down the webpage, one screen at a time
PgUpScroll up the webpage, one screen at a time
Shift + F10Open context menu
Shift + F5Reload the current tab, ignoring cached content
Shift + F6Move focus to the previous pane
Shift + SpacebarScroll up the webpage, one screen at a time
Shift + TabGo to the previous tab stop
SpacebarScroll down the webpage, one screen at a time
TabGo to the next tab stop

Microsoft Edge Keyboard Shortcuts for Mac

KeysAction
Command + [Navigate backward
Command + ]Navigate forward
Command + 0 (zero)Reset zoom level
Command + 1, 2, … 8Switch to a specific tab
Command + 9Switch to the last tab
Command + Ctrl + FTurn full-screen mode on or off
Command + DSave your current tab as a favorite
Command + DeleteDelete the entire text field / entire line of text
Command + FOpen find on page
Command + GJump to the next result to find on the page
Command + LSelect the URL in the address bar to edit
Command + Left arrowMove the cursor to the beginning of the first word in the same line
Command + MMinimize window
Command + Minus (-)Zoom out
Command + NOpen a new window
Command + OOpen a file from your computer in Edge
Command + Option + FSearch the web
Command + Option + JOpen the JavaScript Console
Command + Option + LOpen Downloads
Command + Option + MMinimize all windows of the front app
Command + PPrint the current tab
Command + Plus (+)Zoom in
Command + QQuit
Command + RReload the current tab
Command + ReturnSearch the typed query in the new tab
Command + Right arrowMove the cursor to the end of the last word in the same line
Command + SSave the current tab
Command + Shift + BShow or hide the favorites bar
Command + Shift + COpen Developer tools
Command + Shift + DSave all open tabs as favorites in a new folder
Command + Shift + DeleteOpen clear browsing data options
Command + Shift + EOpen search in the sidebar
Command + Shift + GJump to the previous result to find on the page
Command + Shift + HOpen your home page in the current tab
Command + Shift + MLog in as a different user or browse as a guest
Command + Shift + NOpen a new window in InPrivate mode
Command + Shift + RReload the current tab, ignoring cached content
Command + Shift + TReopen the last closed tab, and switch to it
Command + Shift + UStart or stop Read Aloud
Command + Shift + VPaste format free text
Command + Shift + WClose the current window
Command + TOpen a new tab, and switch to it
Command + WClose the current tab
Command + YOpen History
Ctrl + [ (in a PDF)Rotate PDF counter-clockwise 90*
Ctrl + ] (in a PDF)Rotate PDF clockwise 90*
Ctrl + \ (in a PDF)Toggle PDF between fit to page / fit to width
Ctrl + Fn + Down arrowSwitch to the next tab
Ctrl + Fn + Up arrowSwitch to the previous tab
Ctrl + MToggle tab mute on and off
Ctrl + TabGo to the next tab
ESCStop loading page; close dialog or pop-up
ESC (in full-screen mode)Exit full-screen mode
F12Open Developer Tools (toggle)
F9Enter or exit Immersive Reader
Shift + Ctrl + TabGo to the previous tab
Shift + SpaceScroll up a webpage, one screen at a time
Shift + TabMove to the previous control
SpaceScroll down the webpage, one screen at a time
TabMove to the next control

Taking the time to learn these shortcut keys will help you become more efficient when using Microsoft Edge.

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