Updated: 12/10/2023 by Computer Hope
Ctrl+Shift+L keyboard shortcut

The Ctrl+Shift+L keyboard shortcut most commonly used to quickly create a bullet point in Microsoft Word. Below are other programs that use this keyboard shortcut and related information.

How to use the Ctrl+Shift+L

To use this keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Ctrl and Shift key, and while continuing to hold them, press the L key.

Ctrl+Shift+L in Microsoft Word

Pressing Ctrl+Shift+L while in a Microsoft Word to quickly create a bullet point.

Ctrl+Shift+L on a Chromebook

Pressing Ctrl+Shift+L on a Chromebook computer locks the computer.

Ctrl+Shift+L in Google Docs

In Google Docs, pressing Ctrl+Shift+L left aligns the highlighted text.

Ctrl+Shift+L in Google Sheets

In Google Sheets, pressing Ctrl+Shift+L left aligns the contents in selected cells.

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

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