Keyboard shortcuts in OneDrive app for Windows 10

Keyboard shortcuts in OneDrive app for Windows 10

Many users find that using keyboard shortcuts for OneDrive on Windows 10 helps them work more efficiently. For users with mobility or vision disabilities, keyboard shortcuts can be easier than using the touchscreen and are an essential alternative to using a mouse. This article itemizes the keyboard shortcuts for OneDrive on Windows 10.

Notes: 

  • 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.

  • Commands that require you to press and release multiple keys together are indicated with a plus sign (+). Commands that require you to press multiple keys in order are indicated by a comma sign (,).

Frequently used shortcuts

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

Skip back by 10 seconds, while playing a video in the OneDrive player

Ctrl + B

Select search box

Ctrl + E

Skip ahead by 30 seconds, while playing a video in the OneDrive player

Ctrl + F

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 item

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 page

Windows key+Backspace

Take a screenshot

Windows Key + PrintScreen

See also

Learn how to navigate OneDrive using accessible features

Basic tasks using a screen reader with OneDrive

Technical support for customers with disabilities

Microsoft wants to provide the best possible experience for all our customers. If you have a disability or questions related to accessibility, please contact the Microsoft Disability Answer Desk for technical assistance. The Disability Answer Desk support team is trained in using many popular assistive technologies and can offer assistance in English, Spanish, French, and American Sign Language. Please go to the Microsoft Disability Answer Desk site to find out the contact details for your region.

If you are a government, commercial, or enterprise user, please contact the enterprise Disability Answer Desk.

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