HowTo Finger Tips - Windows 10 with Trackpad

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  1. sharpuser

    sharpuser Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Finger Tips - Use your Multi-Touch Trackpad with Windows 10

    Two-finger tap:
    Right-click (context click)

    Three-finger tap:
    Cortana is ready for a search

    Four or five finger tap:
    Action Center

    Three-finger swipe UP:
    Tasks

    Three-finger swipe DOWN or UP:
    Desktop

    Four or five finger RIGHT:
    Cycle

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    3 finger swipe up: shows application tabs and Desktop tabs
    3 finger swipe down: minimizes all programs to show desktop
    3 finger swipe left to right: shifts through open applications and folders
     
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    I found it more convenient to use 3 touch tap for Action Centre, since I rarely use Cortana for searches and I use Action Centre all the time.
     
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    sharpuser Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Combined two posts into one. Thanks.
     
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    Is there a shortcut for Back Page?
     
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    Is there a shortcut to jump to the top of any screen, similar to clicking at the very top of the screen in the iPad?
     
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    sharpuser Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Ctrl+Home (or Fn+Arrow left on Type Cover)
    goes to the top of a web page

    Ctrl+End (or Fn+Arrow right on Type Cover)
    goes to the end.
     
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    Alt-LeftArrow goes back a browser page.
    Alt-RightArrow goes forward a browser page.
     
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    Thanks for this post :)
     

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