CHROMEBOOK KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS

Ctrl + Shift + Q

Log out of your Chromebook.

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Take a screenshot.

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Take a screenshot of a portion of the screen. Click and drag the cursor to select an area.

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Full Screen mode.

Search + L

Lock your chromebook. Good for when you walk away from your device.

Alt + E

Open the Chrome browser’s menu. This only works if a Chrome browser window is open and focused.

Alt + 1-8

Launch applications located on Chrome OS’s “shelf,” or taskbar. For example, Alt + 1 will launch the first application shortcut from the left.

Alt + [

Dock a window to the left side of your screen.

Alt + ]

Dock a window to the right side of your screen.

Alt + Search

Caps Lock.

Ctrl + Shift and +

Increase screen scale, making items appear larger on your screen.

Ctrl + Shift and –

Decrease screen scale, making items appear smaller on your screen.

Ctrl + Shift and )

Reset screen scale to the default setting.

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Rotate your screen 90 degrees.

Ctrl + Shift and ?

Open Chromebook Help menu.

Shift + Search + H

High Contrast Mode/Invert Colors.

Ctrl + Alt + ?

Open a keyboard shortcut cheat sheet at any time.