The top 5 – must know keyboard shortcuts in Ubuntu

Keyboard shortcuts can boost your productivity. They just don’t get the work done quickly, but also improves the efficiency. Give them a try and you just might find yourself getting addicted to keyboard shortcuts.

Super key

Super keyThe super key is just next to the Alt key. Just click on this and start searching and opening any new application.


This is the fastest key combinations to open up a new terminal.

Super+L or Ctrl+Alt+L

Very fast way of locking your screen. Next time just click Super+L when going for your coffee break!

Super+D or Ctrl+Alt+D

Works on Windows as well with the Windows key. Super+D minimises all the applications and shows the desktop.

Super+Tab or Alt+Tab

Pressing Alt+Tab will help you switch between applications. Works on Windows as well.

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