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Create a shortcut key for Internet web pages

Create a PC shortcut key to a favorite web page by following the below steps.

Internet Explorer users

Users using Internet Explorer can quickly do this by right-clicking on an empty spot of a web page and click 'Create Shortcut'.

Other Internet browser users

If your browser window is maximized make it a window. Once done click and drag the icon next to the URL and drag it to your desktop or other location you wish to create the shortcut.

After shortcut has been created

Once the shortcut has been created locate the shortcut and right-click it and click Properties. In the shortcut properties assign a new shortcut key and click OK. Now when the shortcut key is pressed the web page will be automatically loaded.

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I want to change what a key types e.g. the numeral 2 key has the @ sign but you need to use the ctrl key to get it. I want to use the shift key to get it.


Create a shortcut

Open the folder or directory that contains the program you wish to create a shortcut for.

Right-click on the program and click Create Shortcut.


This will create a shortcut named "Shortcut to <your program> in the directory you are in. If you wish to rename this shortcut, right-click the file and click rename.


Once the above steps have been completed, you can copy or cut this shortcut and paste it anywhere to execute this program.


Assign shortcut key to that Windows shortcut


Once the shortcut has been created to assign a shortcut key to that Windows shortcut follow the below steps.


Right-click the shortcut and click Properties.

Click the Shortcut tab.


Click in the Shortcut key box and press a letter. For example, if you press "p" the shortcut key will automatically be made Ctrl + Alt + P. Which means if saved when pressing Ctrland Alt and "P" all at the same time will run that shortcut.



also

http://www.snapfiles.com/get/mapkeyboard.html

freeware


MapKeyboard enables you to remap your keyboard and alter any key to function as a different one or optionally disable it as well.


The program can be quite useful for laptop users and people with keyboards that differ from the standard



hope this helps

Aug 22, 2012 | HP Computers & Internet

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How do I find the undo tab in Internet Explorer 8 How can I receive a instrustion manual for Internet Explorer 8


Hi,

Please follow the below steps to undo Tab in IE8

To Reopen Closed Tabs in IE8 with Keyboard Shortcut

Press Ctrl + Shift + T keyboard shortcut will reopen the last closed tab. Press the same keyboard shortcut sequence again will open another tab that was closed prior before the previously opened tab. Ctrl + Shift + T supports restoration of up to last 10 tabs that are closed during the browsing session.

To Restore Closed Tabs in IE8 in New Tab Page

If may be easier to be able to browse and select which already closed tabs that user wants to reopen. IE8 provides such as option to reopen one or more closed tabs too, in "New Tab" page, which also displays complete web page titles of the closed tabs.

To open a new tab page, just press Ctrl + T keyboard shortcut, or click on New Tab button on the Tab bar.

Open New Tab in IE8

In the new tab page, there will be a Reopen closed tabs section. The last ten recently closed tabs that have been closed since starting Internet Explorer will be listed. Just click on the one that user wants to reopen. To reopen all closed tabs, just click on Open All link.

you may also download the user manual for IE8 from the below link,

http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/7...August%2008.pdf

Oct 09, 2010 | Microsoft Internet Explorer 8

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