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  • Started 2 years ago by 6card
  • Latest reply from owen123
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6card
Posts: 357

I have been looking for a keyboard shortcut to the Win 7 Task Manager …

Is … Ctrl+Shift+Esc

Is quick.

sixcard

Posted 2 years ago
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Hermitt
Posts: 1310

Good find. Thanks 6. :)

Jim

Posted 2 years ago
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vistamike
Posts: 10945

And a few more for your delectation; http://windows.microsoft.com/e.....-shortcuts

Mike

Posted 2 years ago
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ispalten
Posts: 6259

Using a mouse Right Mouse Button on the task bar and select it from there is fast enough for me...

Irv S.

Posted 2 years ago
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LadyFitzgerald
Posts: 2232

What Irv said. I have trouble remembering things.

Posted 2 years ago
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Xhi
Posts: 6298

Takes two hands and three fingers. Too much coordination required.

Posted 2 years ago
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owen123
Posts: 800

I do it with my thumb on (all left hand) ctrl + shift then use my middle finger to hit escape.

Posted 2 years ago
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Enthusiast
Posts: 566

Ctrl-Alt-Del, then select it from the menu options :)

Posted 2 years ago
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Xhi
Posts: 6298

I do it with my thumb on (all left hand) ctrl + shift then use my middle finger to hit escape.

But, but, but... then you have to take your hand off the mouse, your beer, or both.

Posted 2 years ago
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germ-x
Posts: 5310

Might as well add this one.

1. Go to your Partition which the windows is installed on that
2. Open "System 32" folder
3. Browse the window with scrollbar to find this file: "Taskmgr"
4. Right click on this file, from "send to”, choose desktop.

Posted 2 years ago
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6card
Posts: 357

If I have my hand on the mouse I go to the task bar. If not I go to Ctrl+Shift+Esc.

Best ... get a beer and use the mouse!

Posted 2 years ago
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LadyFitzgerald
Posts: 2232

Much of the time I'm on a computer, my right hand is on the mouse and my left hand is propping up my head so right clicking on the task bar is easier for me.

Posted 2 years ago
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Xhi
Posts: 6298

Yes, My position is much like my avatar with mouse in right hand

Posted 2 years ago
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ispalten
Posts: 6259

Actually I'm even lazier than most of you and I use ALL CPU METER on W7. Double click on it and it opens TM. Of course, MS now doesn't like Gadgets, but I like to see my CPU data when things slow down. I use a few from this site and a TOP 5 one as well. Doesn't load my i7-920 down at all. I do need to see how to make these work on W8 though. Was on the W7 machine upgraded to W8 and they were 'removed'. I need to work on that as soon as I get a 'round-to-it'.

Irv S.

Posted 2 years ago
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6card
Posts: 357

Of topic ??? Laziness breeds innovations.

six

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owen123
Posts: 800

A bit late:

@ Xhi - I'm right handed and use the mouse with my right hand.

Posted 1 year ago
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