Cortana and Desktop

This pocket podcast covers three Windows keys shortcuts, Windows + C for Cortana, Windows + D and Windows + M for the Desktop. Beneath the Audio Widget on this page is a list of keyboard shortcuts mentioned in this pocket podcast and a link to an alternative player with download option.

This pocket podcast is 14 minutes and 2 seconds long.

General Keyboard Shortcuts in this Episode

Open Cortana to start listening: Windows + C.

Open Cortana settings: Windows, then type Cortana, then Enter.

Move through Cortana settings: Tab.

Turn settings on/off: Spacebar.

Close and save settings window: Alt + F4.

Switch between Desktop and current application: Windows + D.

Minimise all open applications: Windows + M.

Screen Reader Specific Shortcuts

Mute/Unmute NVDA speech: Insert + S.

Mute/Unmute JAWS speech: Insert + Spacebar, then S.

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