Updated: 11/12/2023 by Computer Hope
Alt+F12 keyboard shortcut

Alt+F12 is a keyboard shortcut most commonly used to open the Folders History window in 7-Zip. Below are other programs that use this keyboard shortcut and related information.

How to use the Alt+F12 keyboard shortcut

To use this keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Alt key, and while continuing to hold, press F12.


If you're using a laptop or keyboard with an fn key, you may need to press the fn key first or press Alt+Fn+F12 for this keyboard shortcut to work.

Alt+F12 with 7-Zip

Pressing Alt+F12 in 7-Zip opens the Folders History window.

Below are links to related keyboard shortcuts and individual key pages.

Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms