Keyboard Shortcuts 4
Have fun and save time with these
Keyboard Shortcuts for
Document Navigation


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Document Nagivation with arrows.  Save time. Jump quickly from word to word, sentence to sentence, paragraph to paragraph, beginning to end of your document.


Arrow Keys for  Navigation
Left / Right Arrow...........................
Ctrl + Left / Right Arrow...............
Up / Down Arrow............................
Ctrl + Up / Down Arrow................
End.......................................................
Ctrl+End.............................................
Home...................................................
Ctrl+Home.........................................
Page Up / Page Down...................
Alt+Ctrl+Page Up / Page Down..
F5..........................................................


Move cursor left or right by one character 
Move cursor left or right one word at a time (watch the cursor jump words)
Move cursor up or down a single line
Move cursor up or down a single paragraph
Move cursor to the end of the line it's on
Move cursor to the end of the document
Move cursor to the beginning of the line it's on
Move cursor to the beginning of the document
Move cursor up or down a page (this is the visible page or screen)
Move to the top or bottom of the visible page you are viewing
Open the Find dialog box with the “Go To” tab selected, so you can quickly move to a specific page, section, bookmark, and so on.

Arrow Keys  for Highlighting
Here are some cool ways you can use the Control Key, the Shift Key, Page Up and Down keys, Home and End keys, PLUS the arrow keys to HIGHLIGHT the text you want to change.
Shift+Left / Right Arrow................
​Ctrl+Shift+Left / Right Arrow......
Shift+Up / Down Arrow.................
Ctrl+Shift+Up / Down Arrow.......
Shift+End............................................
Shift+Home.......................................
Ctrl+Shift+Home / End..................
Shift+Page Down / Page Up........
Ctrl+A...................................................
F8..........................................................

Extend your current selection by one character to the left or right
Extend your current selection by one word to the left or right
Extend selection up or down one line
Extend selection to the beginning or end of the paragraph
Extend selection to the end of the line
Extend selection to the beginning of the line
Extend selection to the beginning or end of the document
Extend selection down or up one screen
Select the entire document
Enter selection mode. While in this mode, you can use the arrow keys to extend your selection.

You can also press F8 as many as 5 times to extend your selection outwards. The first time you activate this special selection mode.  Then with each successive press of F8 your selection extends to the word next to the active cursor, the whole sentence, all the characters in the paragraph and finally the whole document. 

Shift+F8 reverses the outward selections you have made.  If you press Esc you can leave the selection.

Ctrl+Shift+F8 Selects a column. When selected, use the left / right arrow keys to extend the selection to other columns.

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