These days, everyone in the world is using Personal Computers/ Laptops. Most of us try different shortcuts on the PC Keyboard. Have you used the function keys which are on the top row of a computer keyboard? Hardly, no. But those keys offer some great shortcuts that can make using your computer much easier.
If you are looking for the uses of the function keys — F1 through F12 then, you are on the right place. Check out the F1 to F12 function key shortcuts for time-saving.
Uses/ Shortcuts of Function Keys:
F1: Opens Help Screen for almost all the programs.
F2: Allows to rename a selected file or folder
F3: Opens Search feature for an application that is active at the moment.
F4: Alt+F4 closes the active window.
F5: Allows to refresh for reloading the page or document window.
F6: Moves cursor to the address bar in most internet browsers.
F7: Used to spell check or grammar check a document in Microsoft applications such as MS Word.
F8: Used to access the boot menu in windows when turning for the computer.
F9: Refreshes a document in MS Word and sends and receives e-mails in Microsoft outlook.
F10: Activates the Menu Bar of an open application. Shift + F10 is the same as right-clicking.
F11: Enters and exists fullscreen mode in Internet Browsers.
F12: Opens the Save as Dialog Box in MS Word.
Useful right!! If you have any queries do let us know in the comment section below.