How to access shut down menu using a keyboard shortcut

Updated: 12/31/2020 by Computer Hope

Once you get used to them, keyboard shortcut combinations can make your computing life easier and more efficient. If you need to log off of a Windows account, change users, or shut down or restart Windows:

  1. Press the Windows key+D to go to the desktop, and then press Alt+F4 to bring up the Shut down menu.
  2. Use the arrow keys to select the appropriate action, press Tab until OK is highlighted, and then press Enter.

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