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Windows 8 Developer Preview Keyboard Shortcuts

Here are some keyboard shortcuts for navigating though the new Windows 8 developer preview build. If you have found some shortcuts that are not listed, please post it in the comments below!

Key

Function

Windows logo key+spacebar

Switch input language and keyboard 
layout

Windows logo key+Y

Temporarily peek at the desktop

Windows logo key+O

Locks device orientation

Windows logo key+V

Cycles through toasts

Windows logo key+shift+V

Cycles through toasts in reverse order

Windows logo key+Enter

Launches Narrator

Windows logo key+PgUp

Moves tiles to the left

Windows logo key+PgDown

Moves tiles to the right

Windows logo key+Shift+.

Moves the split to the left

Windows logo key+.

Moves the split to the right

Windows logo key+F

Opens File Search App

Windows logo key+C

Opens Charms Bar

Windows logo key+I

Opens Settings charm

Windows logo key+K

Opens Connect charm

Windows logo key+H

Opens Share charm

Windows logo key+Q

Opens Search pane

Windows logo key+W

Opens Settings Search app

Windows logo key+Z

Opens App Bar

Source: MSDN