JAWS Keystrokes

The keystrokes listed here are in tables and are grouped by headings. Major divisions are level two headings. Use the JAWS List of Headings (INSERT+F6) or the navigation quick key, H, to move quickly to the section of your choice. You can also use the navigation quick key, T, to move from one table to the next. Use the SHIFT key in combination with most navigation quick keys to move backwards. A list of all navigation quick keys for HTML is presented first. These keys are also repeated later in their respective sections.

Navigation quick keys make it faster and easier to move around on a Web page and anywhere else the Virtual Cursor is active. These commands are all assigned to keys on the main part of the keyboard, and are easy to remember and use.

Many of the navigation quick keys are also available while using Say All on a Web page. The commands to move by heading, paragraph, form control, table, list, same or different element, next element, and to move to non link text all work while you are using the Say All command.

New in JAWS 10 is the ability to configure navigation quick keys. To open the Navigation Quick Key manager do the following:

  1. Press INSERT+F2 to open the list of JAWS managers.
  2. Press N until you find Navigation Quick Keys in the list of managers.
  3. Press ENTER. The Navigation Quick Key manager dialog box opens.

The Navigation Quick Key manager allows you to change quick key assignments or delete them.

NOTE: The keys available for editing when you open the Navigation Quick Key manager depend on the program in the foreground when the manager is opened. For example, the availability of navigation quick keys vary in number, and in some cases, function, in Outlook 2007, Microsoft Word, and Internet Explorer, depending on the program in use at the time.

Navigation Quick Keys for HTML

Description Quick Key
Anchor A
Button B
Combo Box C
Different Type Element D
Edit Box E
Form Control F
Graphic G
Heading H
Item in a List I
Jump to Line J
Return to Previous Line SHIFT+J
Jump to Cell (Within Table) CTRL+WINDOWS Key+J
Return to Previous Table Cell CTRL+SHIFT+WINDOWS Key+J
Place Marker K
Temporary Placemarker CTRL+K
List L
Frame M
Non Link Text N
Object Tag O
Paragraph P
Block Quote Q
Radio Button R
Same Type Element S
Table T
Unvisited Link U
Visited Link V
Check Box X
Division Z
Heading at Level 1 through 6
Step Past Element SHIFT+PERIOD
Step Before Element SHIFT+COMMA

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JAWS Tandem Session Keystrokes

Description Command
Toggle Target and Controller Desktop Tandem Session (Controller User) INSERT+ALT+TAB
Terminate JAWS Tandem Session (Controller or Target User) INSERT+ALT+T
Pause Video (Controller User) INSERT+CTRL+SHIFT+V

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Web Pages and HTML

General Commands for HTML

Description Command
Move to Next Clickable Element SLASH
Move to Previous Clickable Element SHIFT+SLASH
Select Clickable Element INSERT+CTRL+SLASH
Move to Next Landmark (formerly next Mouse Over Element) SEMICOLON
Move to Prior Landmark (formerly next Mouse Over Element) SHIFT+SEMICOLON
Select Landmark (formerly Mouse Over Element) INSERT+CTRL+SEMICOLON
Back a Page ALT+LEFT ARROW or BACKSPACE
Forward a Page ALT+RIGHT ARROW
Go to Home Page ALT+HOME
Refresh Page and Cache CTRL+F5
Stop Downloading Page ESC
Turn Full Screen Mode On/Off F11
Zoom In CTRL+PLUS or CTRL+MOUSE WHEEL UP
Zoom Out CTRL+MINUS or CTRL+MOUSE WHEEL DOWN
Zoom to 100% CTRL+0
Open Favorites CTRL+I or ALT+A
Organize Favorites CTRL+B
Add Current Page to Favorites CTRL+D
Move to Address Bar ALT+D
Read Address Bar INSERT+A
List of Previously Typed Addresses F4
Move JAWS Cursor to Address Bar INSERT+A twice quickly
Virtual HTML Features INSERT+F3
Activate Mouse Over INSERT+CTRL+ENTER
Select Mouse Over Element INSERT+WINDOWS Key+SEMICOLON
View Basic Element Information INSERT+SHIFT+F1
View Advanced Element Information INSERT+CTRL+SHIFT+F1

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Tabbed Browsing Commands for Internet Explorer

Description Command
Open a New Tab CTRL+T
Open a New Tab from the Address Bar ALT+ENTER (on the address bar)
View List of Open Tabs CTRL+SHIFT+Q
Toggle Quick Tabs (Thumbnail View) CTRL+Q
Switch to the Next Tab CTRL+TAB
Switch to the Previous Tab CTRL+SHIFT+TAB
Switch to a Specific Tab Number CTRL+n, where n is a digit from 1 to 8
Switch to Last Tab CTRL+9
Close Current Tab CTRL+F4 or CTRL+W
Close All Tabs ALT+F4
Close Other Tabs CTRL+ALT+F4
Open Links in a New Tab in the Background CTRL+ENTER
Open Links in a New Tab in the Foreground CTRL+SHIFT+ENTER

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Tabbed Browsing Commands for Mozilla Firefox

Description Command
Close Tab CTRL+F4 or CTRL+W
Close Window ALT+F4 or CTRL+SHIFT+W
Move Tab Left (when tab is in focus) CTRL+LEFT ARROW or CTRL+UP ARROW
Move Tab Right (when tab is in focus) CTRL+RIGHT ARROW or CTRL+DOWN ARROW
Move Tab to Beginning (when tab is in focus) CTRL +HOME
Move Tab to End (when tab is in focus) CTRL+END
New Tab CTRL+T
New Window CTRL+N
Next Tab CTRL+TAB or CTRL+PAGE DOWN
Open Address in New Tab (from Location Bar or Search Bar) ALT+ENTER
Previous Tab CTRL+SHIFT+TAB or CTRL+PAGE UP
Undo Close Tab CTRL+SHIFT+T
Select Tab (1 to 8) CTRL+(1 to 8)
Select Last Tab CTRL+9

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Links in HTML

Description Command
List Links   INSERT+F7
Next Link TAB
Prior Link SHIFT+TAB
Next Visited Link V
Prior Visited Link SHIFT+V
Open Link ENTER
Open Link in New Window SHIFT+ENTER
Next Non Link Text N
Prior Non Link Text SHIFT+N

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Headings in HTML

Description Command
List Headings INSERT+F6
Next Heading H
Prior Heading SHIFT+H
First Heading INSERT+ALT+HOME
Last Heading INSERT+ALT+END
Next Heading at Level 1 through 6
Prior Heading at Level SHIFT+1 through 6
First Heading at Level INSERT+ALT+CTRL+1 through 6
Last Heading at Level INSERT+ALT+CTRL+SHIFT+1 through 6

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Forms in HTML

Description Command
First Form Field INSERT+CTRL+HOME
Next Form Field F
Prior Form Field SHIFT+F
Last Form Field INSERT+CTRL+END
Next Button B
Prior Button SHIFT+B
Next Combo Box C
Prior Combo Box SHIFT+C
Next Edit Box E
Prior Edit Box SHIFT+E
Next Radio Button R
Prior Radio Button SHIFT+R
Next Check Box X
Prior Check Box SHIFT+X
Enter Forms Mode ENTER
Exit Forms Mode NUM PAD PLUS
List of Form Fields INSERT+F5
List Buttons INSERT+CTRL+B
List Combo Boxes INSERT+CTRL+C
List Edit Boxes INSERT+CTRL+E
List Radio Buttons INSERT+CTRL+R
List Check Boxes INSERT+CTRL+X
Enter/Leave Multi-Select Mode SHIFT+F8

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Tables in HTML

Description Command
Next Table T
Prior Table SHIFT+T
Select Table F8
List Tables INSERT+CTRL+T
Jump to Table Cell (from within a table) CTRL+WINDOWS Key+J
Return to Previous Cell CTRL+SHIFT+WINDOWS Key+J
Current Cell CTRL+ALT+NUM PAD 5
Next Cell CTRL+ALT+RIGHT ARROW
Prior Cell CTRL+ALT+LEFT ARROW
Cell Above CTRL+ALT+UP ARROW
Cell Below CTRL+ALT+DOWN ARROW
First Cell CTRL+ALT+HOME
Last Cell CTRL+ALT+END
Next Row WINDOWS Key+ALT+DOWN ARROW
Prior Row WINDOWS Key+ALT+UP ARROW
Current Row WINDOWS Key+NUM PAD 5
Read from Beginning of Row to Current Cell INSERT+SHIFT+HOME
Read from Current Cell to End of Row INSERT+SHIFT+PAGE UP
Prior Column WINDOWS Key+ALT+LEFT ARROW
Current Column WINDOWS Key+PERIOD
Next Column WINDOWS Key+ALT+RIGHT ARROW
Read from Top of Column to Current Cell INSERT+SHIFT+END
Read from Current Cell to Bottom of Column INSERT+SHIFT+PAGE DOWN

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PlaceMarkers in HTML

Description Command
List PlaceMarkers CTRL+SHIFT+K
Add Temporary PlaceMarker CTRL+K
Move to Next or Prior PlaceMarker K or SHIFT+K
Read Text at PlaceMarker 1-0 CTRL+SHIFT+number
Move to PlaceMarker CTRL+SHIFT+number twice quickly

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Frames in HTML

Description Command
Next Frame M
Prior Frame SHIFT+M
List Frames INSERT+F9

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Elements in HTML

Description Command
Next Same Element S
Prior Same Element SHIFT+S
Next Different Element D
Prior Different Element SHIFT+D
Move to Beginning of the Current Table, List, or Element WINDOWS Key+HOME
Move to End of the Current Table, List, or Element WINDOWS Key+END
Next Element SHIFT+PERIOD
Prior Element SHIFT+COMMA
Select Entire Element F8
Display Element Information INSERT+SHIFT+F1
Display Detailed Element Information INSERT+CTRL+SHIFT+F1
Activate Mouse Over INSERT+CTRL+ENTER

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Other HTML Commands

Description Command
Subscribe to Feeds in Internet Explorer ALT+J
Feeds List in Internet Explorer CTRL+J
Open History CTRL+H
Search Box in Internet Explorer CTRL+E
Create Custom Label INSERT+CTRL+TAB
Next Place Marker K
Previous Place Marker SHIFT+K
List, Go To, or Modify Place Markers CTRL+SHIFT+K
Next List L
Prior List SHIFT+L
Select List F8
List All Ordered, Unordered, and Definition Lists INSERT+CTRL+L
Next Item in a List I
Prior Item in a List SHIFT+I
Reload Web Page F5
Refresh JAWS Virtual Mode INSERT+ESC
List Toolbar Buttons INSERT+F8 (not available in Mozilla Firefox)
Route Virtual to PC Cursor INSERT+DELETE
Route PC to Virtual Cursor INSERT+CTRL+DELETE
Route Virtual to JAWS Cursor INSERT+NUM PAD PLUS
Virtual Cursor Toggle INSERT+Z
Personalize Web Page INSERT+SHIFT+V
JAWS Find CTRL+F
JAWS Find Next F3
JAWS Find Previous SHIFT+F3
Jump to Line J
Return to Previous Line SHIFT+J
Next Division Z
Prior Division SHIFT+Z
List Divisions INSERT+CTRL+Z

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Standard Reading Commands for Desktop Layout

Description Command
Prior Character LEFT ARROW
Next Character RIGHT ARROW
Current Character NUM PAD 5
Say Character Phonetically NUM PAD 5 twice quickly
Prior Word INSERT+LEFT ARROW
Next Word INSERT+RIGHT ARROW
Current Word INSERT+NUM PAD 5
Spell Word INSERT+NUM PAD 5twice quickly
Prior Line UP ARROW
Next Line DOWN ARROW
Current Line INSERT+UP ARROW
Spell Current Line INSERT+UP ARROW twice quickly
Prior Sentence ALT+UP ARROW
Next Sentence ALT+DOWN ARROW
Current Sentence ALT+NUM PAD 5
Prior Paragraph CTRL+UP ARROW
Next Paragraph CTRL+DOWN ARROW
Current Paragraph CTRL+NUM PAD 5
Say to Cursor INSERT+HOME
Say from Cursor INSERT+PAGE UP
Spell to Cursor INSERT+HOME twice quickly
Spell from Cursor INSERT+PAGE UP twice quickly
Say All INSERT+DOWN ARROW
Fast Forward during a Say All RIGHT ARROW
Rewind during a Say All LEFT ARROW
Increase Voice Rate during a Say All PAGE UP
Decrease Voice Rate during a Say All PAGE DOWN
Color at Cursor INSERT+5
ASCII or Hexadecimal Value NUM PAD 5 three times quickly
Font at Cursor INSERT+F, twice quickly to display in virtual viewer
Start Skim Reading INSERT+CTRL+DOWN ARROW
Skim Reading Dialog Box INSERT+CTRL+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
Display Skim Reading Summary INSERT+WINDOWS Key+DOWN ARROW

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Navigational and Informational Keystrokes for Desktop Layout

Description Command
Time INSERT+F12
Date INSERT+F12 twice quickly
Interrupt Speech CTRL
Window Title INSERT+T
JAWS Find (not in HTML) INSERT+CTRL+F
JAWS Find Next (not in HTML) INSERT+F3
JAWS Find Previous (not in HTML) INSERT+SHIFT+F3
Increase Voice Rate on the Fly CTRL+ALT+PAGE UP
Decrease Voice Rate on the Fly CTRL+ALT+PAGE DOWN
Restore Normal Voice Settings INSERT+ESC
Window Prompt and Text INSERT+TAB
Top Line of Window INSERT+END
Bottom Line of Window INSERT+PAGE DOWN
Say Selected Text INSERT+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
Spell Selected Text INSERT+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW twice quickly
Application Version INSERT+CTRL+V
Window List INSERT+F10
System Tray Icons List INSERT+F11
System Tray Contents CTRL+SHIFT+F11
Labeled Graphics List INSERT+CTRL+SHIFT+G

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Cursor and Mouse Commands for Desktop Layout

Description Command
PC Cursor NUM PAD PLUS
JAWS Cursor NUM PAD MINUS
Invisible Cursor NUM PAD MINUS twice quickly
Route PC Cursor to JAWS Cursor INSERT+NUM PAD PLUS
Route JAWS Cursor to PC Cursor INSERT+NUM PAD MINUS
Tether JAWS to PC INSERT+CTRL+NUM PAD MINUS
Restrict JAWS Cursor INSERT+R
Left Mouse Button NUM PAD SLASH
Right Mouse Button NUM PAD STAR
Left Mouse Button Lock INSERT+NUM PAD SLASH
Right Mouse Button Lock INSERT+NUM PAD STAR
Drag and Drop INSERT+CTRL+NUM PAD SLASH
Say Active Cursor ALT+DELETE
Say Cursor Type INSERT+CTRL+SHIFT+C
Mouse Down ALT+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
Mouse Left ALT+SHIFT+LEFT ARROW
Mouse Right ALT+SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
Mouse Up ALT+SHIFT+UP ARROW

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Dialog Box Commands for Desktop Layout

Description Command
Say Default Button of Dialog Box INSERT+E
Say Current Control Hot Key SHIFT+NUM PAD 5
Read Current Window INSERT+B
Say Window Prompt and Text INSERT+TAB
Read Word in Context INSERT+C
Open Combo Box ALT+DOWN ARROW
Close Combo Box ALT+UP ARROW
Select Multiple List Items CTRL+SHIFT or CTRL+SPACEBAR
Read List View Columns 1 through 10 INSERT+CTRL+1 through 0

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Help Keystrokes for Desktop Layout

Description Command
Screen Sensetive Help INSERT+F1
Keyboard Help INSERT+1
JAWS Help for Applications INSERT+F1 twice quickly
Hot Key Help INSERT+H
Window Key Help INSERT+W

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Miscellaneous Commands for Desktop Layout

Description Command
Adjust JAWS Verbosity INSERT+V
Adjust Braille Settings INSERT+CTRL+B
Switch Voice Profiles INSERT+CTRL+S
Interrupt Speech CTRL
Custom Highlight Assign INSERT+CTRL+H
Refresh Screen INSERT+ESC
Screen Echo toggle INSERT+S
Typing Echo Toggle INSERT+2
Pass Key Through INSERT+3
Select Symbol to Print INSERT+4
JAWS Window INSERT+J
Shut Down JAWS INSERT+F4
Say Active Configuration Name INSERT+Q, twice quickly to display in virtual viewer.
Run JAWS Manager INSERT+F2
Word Index INSERT+CTRL+W
Virtualize Window INSERT+ALT+W
Select Scheme INSERT+ALT+S
Minimize All Applications WINDOWS Key+M
Copy Selected Text to FSClipboard WINDOWS Key+C
Read Windows Clipboard INSERT+WINDOWS Key+X

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Standard Reading Commands for Laptop Layout

Description Command
Prior Character CAPS LOCK+M
Next Character CAPS LOCK+PERIOD
Current Character CAPS LOCK+COMMA
Say Character Phonetically CAPS LOCK+COMMA twice quickly
Prior Word CAPS LOCK+J
Next Word CAPS LOCK+L
Current Word CAPS LOCK+K
Spell Word CAPS LOCK+K twice quickly
Prior Line CAPS LOCK+U
Next Line CAPS LOCK+O
Current Line CAPS LOCK+I
Spell Current Line CAPS LOCK+I twice quickly
Prior Sentence CAPS LOCK+Y
Next Sentence CAPS LOCK+N
Current Sentence CAPS LOCK+H
Prior Paragraph CAPS LOCK+CTRL+U
Next Paragraph CAPS LOCK+CTRL+O
Current Paragraph CAPS LOCK+CTRL+I
Say to Cursor CAPS LOCK+HOME or CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+J
Say from Cursor CAPS LOCK+PAGE UP or CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+L
Spell to Cursor CAPS LOCK+HOME or
CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+J
twice quickly
Spell from Cursor CAPS LOCK+PAGE UP or
CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+L
twice quickly
Say All CAPS LOCK+A or CAPS LOCK+DOWN ARROW
Fast Forward during a Say All RIGHT ARROW
Rewind during a Say All LEFT ARROW
Increase Voice Rate during a Say All PAGE UP
Decrease Voice Rate during a Say All PAGE DOWN
Color at Cursor CAPS LOCK+5
Say ASCII or Hexadecimal Value CAPS LOCK+COMMA three times quickly
Font at Cursor CAPS LOCK+F
Start Skim Reading CTRL+CAPS LOCK+DOWN ARROW
Skim Reading dialog box CTRL+CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
Display Skim Reading Summary CAPS LOCK+WINDOWS Key+DOWN ARROW

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Table Reading Keystrokes for Laptop Layout

Description Command
Say Current Table Cell ALT+SHIFT+COMMA
Move to Prior Table Cell ALT+SHIFT+M
Move to Next Table Cell ALT+SHIFT+PERIOD
Move Up One Table Cell ALT+SHIFT+Y
Move Down One Table Cell ALT+SHIFT+N

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Navigational and Informational Keystrokes for Laptop Layout

Description Command
Time CAPS LOCK+F12
Date CAPS LOCK+F12 twice quickly
Interrupt Speech CTRL
Window Title CAPS LOCK+T
JAWS Find (not in HTML) CAPS LOCK+CTRL+F
JAWS Find Next (not in HTML) CAPS LOCK+F3
JAWS Find Previous (not in HTML) CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+F3
Increase Voice Rate on the Fly CTRL+ALT+PAGE UP
Decrease Voice Rate on the Fly CTRL+ALT+PAGE DOWN
Restore Normal Voice Settings CAPS LOCK+ESC
Window Prompt and Text CAPS LOCK+TAB
Top Line of Window CAPS LOCK+END
Bottom Line of Window CAPS LOCK+PAGE DOWN
Say Selected Text CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
Spell Selected Text CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW twice quickly
Application Version CAPS LOCK+CTRL+V
Window List CAPS LOCK+F10
System Tray Icons List CAPS LOCK+F11
System Tray Contents CTRL+SHIFT+F11
Labeled Graphics List CTRL+CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+G

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Cursor and Mouse Commands for Laptop Layout

Description Command
PC Cursor CAPS LOCK+SEMICOLON
JAWS Cursor CAPS LOCK+P
Invisible Cursor CAPS LOCK+P twice quickly
Route PC Cursor to JAWS Cursor CAPS LOCK+APOSTROPHE
Route JAWS Cursor to PC Cursor CAPS LOCK+LEFT BRACKET
Restrict JAWS Cursor CAPS LOCK+R
Left Mouse Button CAPS LOCK+8
Right Mouse Button CAPS LOCK+9
Left Mouse Button Lock CTRL+WINDOWS Key+8
Right Mouse Button Lock CTRL+WINDOWS Key+9
Drag and Drop CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+8
Say Active Cursor ALT+DELETE
Say Cursor Type CAPS LOCK+CTRL+SHIFT+C
Mouse Down ALT+SHIFT+DOWN ARROW
Mouse Left ALT+SHIFT+LEFT ARROW
Mouse Right ALT+SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
Mouse Up ALT+SHIFT+UP ARROW

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Dialog Box Commands for Laptop Layout

Description Command
Say Default Button of Dialog Box CAPS LOCK+E
Say Current Control Hot Key CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+COMMA
Read Current Window CAPS LOCK+B
Say Window Prompt and Text CAPS LOCK+TAB
Read Word in Context CAPS LOCK+C
Open Combo Box ALT+DOWN ARROW
Close Combo Box ALT+UP ARROW
Select Multiple List Items CTRL+SHIFT or CTRL+SPACEBAR
Read List View Columns 1 through 10 CTRL+CAPS LOCK+1 through 0

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Help Keystrokes for Laptop Layout

Description Command
Screen Sensetive Help CAPS LOCK+F1
Keyboard Help CAPS LOCK+1
JAWS Help for Applications CAPS LOCK+F1 twice quickly
Hot Key Help INSERT+H
Window Key Help CAPS LOCK+W

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Miscellaneous Commands for Laptop Layout

Description Command
Report Battery Level CAPS LOCK+SHIFT+B
Adjust JAWS Verbosity CAPS LOCK+V
Adjust Braille Settings CAPS LOCK+CTRL+B
Switch Voice Profile CAPS LOCK+CTRL+S
Interrupt Speech CTRL
Custom Highlight Assign CTRL+CAPS LOCK+H
Refresh Screen CAPS LOCK+ESC
Screen Echo toggle CAPS LOCK+S
Typing Echo Toggle CAPS LOCK+2
Pass Key Through CAPS LOCK+3
Select Symbol to Print CAPS LOCK+4
JAWS Window INSERT+J
Shut Down JAWS CAPS LOCK+F4
Say Active Configuration Name CAPS LOCK+Q, twice quickly to display in virtual viewer.
Run JAWS Manager CAPS LOCK+F2
Virtualize Window ALT+CAPS LOCK+W
Select Scheme ALT+CAPS LOCK+S
Minimize All Applications WINDOWS Key+M
Copy Selected Text to FSClipboard WINDOWS Key+C
Read Windows Clipboard INSERT+WINDOWS Key+X

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Windows Keystrokes

General Windows Keystrokes

Description Command
Get Help F1
Open the Start Menu WINDOWS Key or CTRL+ESC
Switch between Open Applications ALT+TAB
Minimize all Applications WINDOWS Key+M
Find a File or Folder from Desktop F3
Move to First Item on the Taskbar WINDOWS Key+TAB
Open Windows Explorer WINDOWS Key+E
Open Run Dialog WINDOWS Key+R
Quit the Active Application ALT+F4

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Windows Keystrokes for Windows and Menus

Description Command
Open the Application Control Menu ALT+SPACEBAR
Move to the Menu Bar in Applications ALT
Choose a Menu Item ENTER
Move Between Menus ALT or ARROW Keys
Cancel or Close a Menu ESC or ALT
Cancel or Close a Cascading Menu ALT
Open a Child Window Control Menu ALT+DASH
Close a Child Window CTRL+F4
Open the Applications Menu APPLICATION Key or SHIFT+F10

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Windows Keystrokes for Dialog Boxes

Description Command
Move Through Dialog Controls TAB
Move Backward Through Dialog Controls SHIFT+TAB
Move To Another Page CTRL+TAB
Reverse Direction Through Pages CTRL+SHIFT+TAB
Select or Deselect In List View SPACEBAR or CTRL+SPACEBAR
Toggle a Check Box On/Off SPACEBAR

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Windows Keystrokes for Reading Text

Description Command
Character to the Left LEFT ARROW
Character to the Right RIGHT ARROW
Word to the Left CTRL+LEFT ARROW
Word to the Right CTRL+RIGHT ARROW
Beginning of Line HOME
End of Line END
Paragraph Above CTRL+UP ARROW
Paragraph Below CTRL+DOWN ARROW
Scroll Up One Screen PAGE UP
Scroll Down One Screen PAGE DOWN
Top of Prior Page CTRL+PAGE UP
Top of Next Page CTRL+PAGE DOWN
Beginning of Document CTRL+HOME
End of Document CTRL+END

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Windows Keystrokes for Editing Text

Description Command
Copy CTRL+C
Cut CTRL+X
Paste CTRL+V
Undo CTRL+Z
Delete Current Character DELETE
Delete Prior Character BACKSPACE
Select One Character Left SHIFT+LEFT ARROW
Select One Character Right SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
Select One Word Left CTRL+SHIFT+LEFT ARROW
Select One Word Right CTRL+SHIFT+RIGHT ARROW
Select to Beginning of Line SHIFT+HOME
Select to End of Line SHIFT+END
Select to Beginning of Document CTRL+SHIFT+HOME
Select to End of Document CTRL+SHIFT+END
Select All CTRL+A

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Keystrokes for Windows Explorer

Description Command
Delete Files DELETE
Rename a File or Folder F2
Open Properties for Selected File or Folder ALT+ENTER
Refresh a Window F5
Switch Between Windows F6 or TAB
Go Up One Level BACKSPACE
Untruncate Columns in List View CTRL+NUM PAD PLUS

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Last revised 2008-10-23