Computer Basics: How to Use a Computer in the Most Basic Situations
Like it or not, computer skills are a basic necessity in today’s world. If you can’t turn on a computer and open up the internet, you’re at a disadvantage. While many people may find computer usage difficult at first, with a little practice you can become a pro! In this blog post, we will teach you some of the most basic computer tricks that will make your life easier.
1. Windows + L
By now, you should know how to do all of the computer basics. But there are a few computer tricks that can make your life a little easier. For example, if you’re working on something and you need to quickly lock your computer, all you have to do is press the Windows key + L. This will save your work and take you to the lock screen.
2. CTRL + T
Did you know that by holding down the CTRL key and then pressing T, you can open a new tab in your internet browser? This little computer trick can save you loads of time if you’re someone who likes to have several tabs open at once.
3. Windows + D
You know that feeling when your computer screen is just too cluttered and busy? Maybe there are too many tabs open or maybe you have a ton of files pulled up. Whatever the case, you can quickly and easily clear your computer screen by hitting the Windows key (it’s that key with the little Microsoft logo on it) and then “D” at the same time. Your computer will go to its desktop view, which is nice and clean and clutter-free.
4. CTRL + L