Alternatively written Cmd+N, Command+N is a keyboard shortcut most commonly used to create a new document, window, workbook, or other types of file. Below are other programs that use this keyboard shortcut and related information.
How to use the Command+N keyboard shortcut
Command+N in macOS
In Apple macOS, pressing Command+N opens the Recents folder.
Command+N in an Internet browser
In all major Internet browsers (e.g., Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari), pressing Command+N opens a new application window.
Command+N in Excel and other spreadsheet programs
Command+N in Microsoft PowerPoint
In Microsoft PowerPoint, the Command+N keyboard shortcut opens a new blank slide deck in another PowerPoint program window.
Command+N in Word and other word processors
Related keyboard shortcuts and keys
Below are links to related keyboard shortcuts and individual key pages.