Google chrome is one of the most popular web-browsers all over the world. In 2015 its percentage reaches the mark of 64% of browsers usage according to W3C statistics.
It is very important to be efficient while interacting with browser. Especially when Chrome is closely related with your work. We represent you a list of useful Chrome shortcuts that will really save your time.
It is extremely important to minimize transitions between keyboard and mouse. This will improve the ergonomy. When you can do a lot of things using keyboard you save your time for switching to mouse and manipulating it.
Working with tabs
|Ctrl + N||Open a new window|
|Ctrl + T||Open a new tab|
|Ctrl + click on the link (or clicking on it with the wheel)||Open the link in new tab|
|Ctrl + Shift + T||Reopen recently closed tab|
|Ctrl + 1 – Ctrl + 8||Switching between 1st and 8th tab|
|Ctrl + 9||Switching to last tab|
|Backspace||Switching to previous page in this tab|
|Ctrl + Tab||Switch to the next tab|
|Ctrl + Shift + Tab||Switch to the previous tab|
Chrome functions shortcuts
|Ctrl + H||Open History page|
|Ctrl + J||Open Downloads page|
|Shift + Esc||Open Task Manager|
|Ctrl + Shift + Del||Open Clean History page|
|Ctrl + Shift + M||Switching between Chrome accounts|
|F6||Switching between elements that can interact with keyboard (address bar, bookmarks, main content window, downloads panel)|
Address bar hot keys
|Ctrl + L / Alt + D||Switching to address bar|
|Ctrl + Enter||Adding “www” and “.com” for a key phrase|
|Selecting the URL or search query in the dropdown list and pressing Shift + Delete||Delete this record from history|
Page hot keys
|F5 / Ctrl + R||Page refresh|
|Ctrl + D||Save current page as a bookmark|
|Ctrl + Shift + D||Save all pages in a new folder in the bookmarks|
|Ctrl and + / Ctrl and –||Zooming +/-|
|Ctrl + 0||Switching to a normal scale|
|Space||Scrolling down the content|
You may be also interested in our guide for improvement typing skills.