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Video: Keyboard shortcuts for moving faster in Windows Vista

Navigating without a mouse is a forgotten skill among many users and even some IT pros. But when the mouse is ill or absent, the keyboard can be your only option. The keyboard can also be faster. Bill Detwiler shows you some of the best keyboard shortcuts for Windows Vista.

Navigating without a mouse is a forgotten skill among many users and even some support techs. But when Dr. Engelbart's venerable rodent is ill or absent, the keyboard can be your only option. Also, using the keyboard can be faster than the mouse if you know the right key combinations. During this IT Dojo video, I show you some of the best keyboard shortcuts for Windows Vista.

For those of you who prefer text to video, you can click the Transcript link that appears below the video player window or you can also read Scott Lowe's download "76 keyboard shortcuts for moving faster in Windows Vista," on which this video is based.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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