Keyboard shortcuts in OneDrive app for Windows 10

This article provides a reference of the keyboard shortcuts that you can use with the OneDrive app for Windows 10.

You can use keyboard shortcuts in the OneDrive app to perform many common tasks. Keyboard shortcuts can help you accomplish tasks faster. They can also help you avoid extensive use of a mouse or can even eliminate the use of a mouse altogether.

If a shortcut requires pressing two or more keys at the same time, this topic separates the keys with a plus sign (+). If you have to press one key immediately after another, the keys are separated by a comma (,).

The shortcuts in this topic refer to the US keyboard layout. Keys on other layouts might not correspond exactly to the keys on a US keyboard.

Keyboard shortcuts in the OneDrive app

The following table shows the most frequently used shortcuts in the OneDrive app.

To do this

Press

Cycle through items in the order in which they were opened

Alt + ESC

Close the active item or exit the active app

Alt + F4

Enter selection mode

Alt + M

Display file details

Alt + P

Open the shortcut menu for the active window

Alt + Spacebar

Select the adjacent item

Left or Right Arrow keys

Select search box

Ctrl + E

Create a new folder

Ctrl+Shift+N

Delete the selected item(s)

Delete

Display the bottom of the active window

End

Open or download the item

Enter

Activate the menu bar

F10

Rename the selected iitem

F2

Select search box

F3

Refresh active window

F5

Display the top of the active window

Home

Toggle selection state for current item

Spacebar

Switch between open apps

Alt+Tab

Go back to previous ppage

Windows key+Backspace

Take a screenshot

Windows Key + PrintScreen

For more information about the OneDrive app, see Use OneDrive on Windows 10 PC, phone , tablet, HoloLens, or Surface Hub.

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