Updated: 05/01/2023 by Computer Hope
Shift+Esc keyboard shortcut

Shift+Esc is a keyboard shortcut used in Chrome to open its Task Manager.

How to use the Shift+Esc keyboard shortcut

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

Shift+Esc in Google Chrome

Pressing Shift+Esc while in Google Chrome opens its Task Manager. Within the Chrome Task Manager you can end any process causing a problem in Chrome.

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

Escape, Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms