Have you ever seen someone quickly navigate programs using the keyboard? They do it with a list of simple shortcuts that Windows uses. These can be used in a web browser, in MS Office, or in the EHR. These can be used to do things like selecting all items, copying/pasting, undoing, and other quick commands. Below is a list of the most commonly used commands. If you are using an Apple computer, always replace the “Control” key with the “Command” key.

Quit – Control Q

Underline – Control U

Italicize – Control I

Print – Control P

Select all – Control A

Save – Control S

Find – Control F

Undo – Control Z

Redo – Control Y

Copy – Control C

Paste – Control V

Bold – Control B