Alternatively referred to as Control Enter and C-Enter, Ctrl+Enter is a shortcut key that varies depending on the program being used. For example, in Microsoft Word this shortcut creates a page break.
How to use the Ctrl+Enter
On Apple computer keyboards, the Ctrl key is labeled as "control."
Ctrl+Enter in an Internet browser
All major Internet browsers (e.g., Chrome, Edge, Firefox, IE, Opera) pressing Ctrl+Enter while typing in an URL (address) autocompletes the address. For example, in the address bar if you type "computerhope" and then do the Ctrl+Enter shortcut the address will become "www.computerhope.com" and open the Computer Hope website in the current tab.
This keyboard shortcut only works for .com addresses.
Ctrl+Enter in Microsoft Excel
In Microsoft Excel, pressing Ctrl+Enter fills the selected cells with the current entry.
Ctrl+Enter in Google Sheets
Ctrl+Enter in Outlook
In Microsoft Outlook, press Ctrl+Enter to send the e-mail you're composing.
Ctrl+Enter in Word and other word processors
Related keyboard shortcuts
Below are links to related keyboard key and keyboard shortcut pages.