Alternatively referred to as Control+L and C-l, Ctrl+L is a keyboard shortcut whose function differs depending on the program being. For example, in Microsoft Word, Ctrl+L is used to align text with the left edge of a document (margin).
- How to use the Ctrl+L keyboard shortcut.
- Ctrl+L in an Internet browser.
- Ctrl+L in Audacity.
- Ctrl+L in Excel and other spreadsheet programs.
- Ctrl+L in Microsoft PowerPoint.
- Ctrl+L in Word and other word processors.
- Ctrl+L in bash
- Using Ctrl+L in PuTTY.
- Related keyboard shortcuts and keys.
- Related pages.
- Computer keyboard shortcuts.
How to use the Ctrl+L keyboard shortcut
Ctrl+L in an Internet browser
Ctrl+L in Audacity
In Audacity, the Ctrl+L keyboard shortcut silences highlighted sections of an audio track.
Ctrl+L in Excel and other spreadsheet programs
If you're editing the contents of a cell and press Ctrl+L, nothing will happen.
Ctrl+L in Microsoft PowerPoint
Ctrl+L in Word and other word processors
Ctrl+L in bash
When using the bash shell, you can clear the screen by pressing Ctrl+L.
Using Ctrl+L in PuTTY
Related keyboard shortcuts and keys
Below are links to related keyboard shortcuts and individual key pages.