Internet, Networking, & Security Browsers 41 41 people found this article helpful Keyboard Shortcuts: Google Chrome for Windows Keystrokes to quickly change tabs, view code, print pages, and more by Scott Orgera Writer Scott Orgera is a former writer who covering tech since 2007. 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These shortcuts cover a variety of purposes, ranging from opening Chrome's internal Task Manager to sending the current web page to your printer. Getty Images (momentimages #102759146) Open Tabs and Windows Here are some hotkey commands for opening a web page in a new tab or window. Ctrl+N: Open a new windowCtrl+Link: Open a link in a new tabCtrl+Shift+N: Open a new window in Incognito ModeShift+Link: Open a link in a new windowCtrl+T: Open a new tabCtrl+Shift+T: Reopen the last closed tabCtrl+O: Open a file in the browser Switch Between Tabs When there are several open tabs, use these keyboard shortcuts to navigate to a different tab. Ctrl+1: Switch to the tab in position 1 on the tab stripCtrl+2: Switch to the tab in position 2 on the tab stripCtrl+3: Switch to the tab in position 3 on the tab stripCtrl+4: Switch to the tab in position 4 on the tab stripCtrl+5: Switch to the tab in position 5 on the tab stripCtrl+6: Switch to the tab in position 6 on the tab stripCtrl+7: Switch to the tab in position 7 on the tab stripCtrl+8: Switch to the tab in position 8 on the tab stripCtrl+9: Switch to the last tab on the tab strip Navigate in the Browser If you've used the same browser tab to visit several web pages and want to view one of these pages again, use one of these shortcuts from the current tab. Backspace or Alt+Left Arrow: Go to the previous pageShift+Backspace or Alt+Right Arrow: Go to the next page Load Pages When pages don't load correctly, use a refresh hotkey to reload the page: F5: Reload or refresh the current pageEsc: Stop the current page from loadingCtrl+F5: Reload the current page and refresh the cacheShift+F5: Reload the current page and ignore cached content Search Within Pages Search for specific words or phrases on a web page with these shortcuts: Ctrl+F: Open the Find in Page dialog boxCtrl+G or F3: Find the next match from the Find in Page dialog boxCtrl+Shift+G or Shift+F3: Find the previous match from the Find in Page dialog box Change Text Size Make web pages easier to read with these hotkey combinations: Ctrl++ (Plus sign): Make text largerCtrl+- (Minus sign): Make text smallerCtrl+0: Return to default text size Save, Copy, and Paste Copy and save text and images from web pages with these shortcuts: Ctrl+S: Save the current pageCtrl+C: Copy selected text or images to the ClipboardCtrl+V or Shift+Insert: Paste the Clipboard content and preserve the formattingAlt+Link: Save and download the web page at the link address Bookmarks and Browsing History Keep track of the web pages you find interesting and informative with these key combinations: Ctrl+D: Bookmark the current pageCtrl+H: View Browsing HistoryCtrl+B: Toggle bookmarks displayCtrl+Shift+B: Activate or disable the Bookmarks Bar Address Bar Spend less time entering website addresses by using these shortcuts: Ctrl+Enter: Add www. before or .com after the text in the address barCtrl+Backspace: Remove the term before the cursor in the address barCtrl+L or Alt+D: Highlight the URL in the address barCtrl+K or Ctrl+E: Enter a question mark in the address bar. Views, Menus, and Developer Tools When you want to see what goes on behind the scenes, use these keyboard shortcuts: Shift+Esc: View Chrome's internal Task ManagerCtrl+J: View DownloadsCtrl+U: View the source code of the current pageCtrl+Shift+J: Open Chrome's Developer ToolsAlt+E or Alt+F: Open Chrome's Tools menuCtrl+Shift+Delete: Open the Clear Browsing Data window Miscellaneous Here are a few leftover keyboard combinations you may find helpful: Ctrl+P: Print the current pageF1: Open Chrome's Help Center in a new tab or windowF6 or Shift+F6: Advance through active components on the current page, or items in Chrome's Address bar, Bookmarks bar, or Downloads bar.