Updated: 05/01/2023 by Computer Hope
Shift+F12 keyboard shortcut

Shift+F12 is a keyboard shortcut to save an open document in Microsoft Office programs.

How to use the Shift+F12 keyboard shortcut

To use this keyboard shortcut, press and hold either Shift, and while continuing to hold, press the F12 key.

Shift+F12 in Microsoft Word

Pressing Shift+F12 in Microsoft Word saves the open document. Like Ctrl+S.

Shift+F12 in Microsoft PowerPoint

Pressing Shift+F12 in Microsoft PowerPoint saves the open slide deck like Ctrl+S.

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

Keyboard shortcut, Keyboard terms