Anywhere in Windows 8
WIN + Q
Find and Application
WIN + W
Search Settings or Control Panel
WIN + I
Open Preferences of currently running application and windows
WIN + O
Disable screen rotation (turn off the gyro reaction to the tablets)
WIN + C
Opens MetroUI Start Menu with taskbar items like time and network connectivity
Windows Explorer Hotkeys; (Press ALT Key + the below combination)
A – to open the “special features”
C O – to copy the selected items.
C P – copy the path to the file / folder.
C F – copy the folder (use the drop-down list)
D – delete the selected.
E – edit the selected files.
H – to show the history of file versions.
M – move the files (using the drop-down list).
N – Create a new folder.
P S – insert label
P R – open properties.
P E – Open With …, select the application again using a drop-down list.
S A – select all.
S N – deselect.
S I – invert the selection.
R – rename a selected file (s).
T – cut
V – to paste.
W – to create a new document, choose the template – using the drop-down list.