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Learn The New Precision Touchpad Gestures For Windows 10

If you have a precision touchpad on your laptop, you also have a few new gestures you can use in Windows 10. You can quickly get to task view, alt+tab or show the desktop using three-finger gestures.

If You're Looking For A Shortcut, You're Doing The Wrong Work

There are a lot of ways to make a job easier, whether it’s losing weight, learning a new skill or cooking a fantastic dinner. But there’s a big difference between doing something more efficiently and avoiding the work altogether. There are no “big” shortcuts. If you’re spending more time looking for them than doing the thing you need to do, it’s time to re-evaluate why you’re doing it in the first place.

49 Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows 10 Ninjas

If you want to give the impression that you’re a master of Windows 10, learning a few keyboard shortcuts is the best way to go about it — you can navigate around the interface, get apps in position, trigger events and change settings with a couple of taps on your keyboard. Here are 49 shortcuts that will turn you into a Windows 10 ninja in no time.

How To Log Out From The Windows 10 Start Menu

This is an incredibly elementary “tip”, but it’s been driving me crazy all week. If you click the “Power” option in the Windows 10 Start menu, you get the option to Sleep, Shut Down, or Restart. But where the heck is the Log Off button?

How To Create A Shortcut For Any 'Modern' Windows App

With Windows 10, lots of built-in apps (like the calculator) are now “Modern UI” apps. Other Modern UI apps (like Netflix) are a lot more useful now that you can run them in a window. There’s just one problem: There’s no obvious way to make shortcuts of these apps so you can put them on your desktop, or start them with an app like Launchy.

How To Activate 'God Mode' In Windows 10

With Windows 10, settings are split between the Control Panel and the Settings app. If you’d like an all-inclusive starting point for Windows commands, enable God Mode.

Change This Setting To Redirect Gmail To Google Inbox

If you’re a fan of Google Inbox but sometimes mistakenly go to Gmail instead (whether through clicking on a Gmail link or bookmark), you can turn on a setting that will automatically redirect you to Inbox.

Move Multiple Tabs In Chrome By Selecting Them With The Shift Key

If you have a bunch of tabs open in Chrome, you might want to select a group to move around at once. The Next Web Points out you can do this by simply holding down the Shift key as you select two different tabs.

Close An Open Safari Tab On Your Other Devices With A Swipe

iOS: Apple’s Safari makes it easy to view your open Safari tabs from your iPhone or iPad. That means others can see what you have open. If you want to close one of those tabs remotely, swipe to the right.

Preview Links In Safari, Mail And Messages With Three-Finger Tap

For a while now, the three-finger tap in OS X has been an easy way to look up the definition of a word. But in OS X 10.3.3 you can also use it to preview links in Apple’s apps.

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