Microsoft Edge (legacy) keyboard shortcuts

Microsoft Edge (legacy) -
3 years ago
- Shortcuts
Ctrl + ⤶ Enter

Add www. to the beginning and .com to the end of text typed in the address bar

Ctrl + D

Add current site to favorites or reading list

Ctrl + E

Open a search query in the address bar

Ctrl + F

Find on page

Alt + C

Open Cortana

Ctrl + H

Open history pane

Ctrl + I

Open favorites pane

Ctrl + J

Open downloads pane

Ctrl + K

Duplicate tab

Ctrl + L

Select the URL in the address bar

or Ctrl + O
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Open address bar query in a new tab


Select the address bar

or Alt + D
Ctrl + N

Open a new window

Ctrl + P

Print the current page

Ctrl + R

Refresh the page

or F5
Ctrl + T

Open a new tab

Ctrl + W

Close current tab

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + P

Open a new InPrivate Browsing window

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Enter reading view

Ctrl + 1

Switch to a specific tab number

Ctrl + 9

Switch to the last tab

Ctrl + +

Zoom in (25%)

Ctrl + -

Zoom out (25%)

Ctrl + 0

Reset zoom level

⬅ Backspace

Go back

or Alt +
Alt +

Go forward


Stop loading the page

Ctrl +

Open link in a new tab

Ctrl + ⭾ Tab

Switch to the next tab

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Switch to the previous tab

Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Open link in a new tab and switch to the tab

Alt + ↑   Shift +

Open link in a new window

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + M

Start creating web notes

Ctrl + Alt + M

Copy selected content into a web note


Open F12 developer tools

Ctrl + U

View source


Toggle focus between webpage content and the address bar


Turn caret browsing on for the active tab

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Del

Show controls to clear browsing data

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + C

Open or close the table of contents

Ctrl + B

Open or close your list of bookmarks

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + D

Add or remove a bookmark

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + O

Open or close Options

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Y

Open or close the reading bar

Ctrl + Y

Open Books in the Hub

Go to next page

or Page Up

Go to previous page

or Page Down

Go to beginning of book


Go to end of book

Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Switch between search text entry and search results in book

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Program information

Program name: Microsoft Edge (legacy) Microsoft Edge (legacy) (General)

Microsoft Edge is Windows 10's new and default browser which supports modern web standards.

Web page:

Last update: 08 May 2020

Shortcut count: 58

How easy to press shortcuts: 83%

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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