The Wiert Corner – irregular stream of stuff

Jeroen W. Pluimers on .NET, C#, Delphi, databases, and personal interests

  • My badges

  • Twitter Updates

  • My Flickr Stream

  • Pages

  • All categories

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 4,224 other subscribers

Archive for September 21st, 2012

RDP/MSTSC: keyboard shortcuts in Microsoft Remote Desktop

Posted by jpluimers on 2012/09/21

The Ctrl+Alt+Delete keyboard shortcut equivalent for VMware View/Workstation/Player is very easy to remember: Ctrl+Alt+Insert.

While searching for the Ctrl+Alt+Delete keyboard shortcut equivalent in Remote Desktop (which is Ctrl+Alt+End), I came accross the via List of the keyboard shortcuts that are available in Windows XP.

It includes these lists:

  • General keyboard shortcuts
  • Dialog box keyboard shortcuts
  • Microsoft natural keyboard shortcuts
  • Accessibility keyboard shortcuts
  • Windows Explorer keyboard shortcuts
  • Shortcut keys for Character Map
  • Microsoft Management Console (MMC) main window keyboard shortcuts
  • MMC console window keyboard shortcuts
  • Remote desktop connection navigation
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer navigation
  • Other information

I was after the Ctrl+Alt+End shortcut from the list below which works in any Windows version I tested so far. But the other lists are very useful too.

Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in Keyboards and Keyboard Shortcuts, Power User, Windows, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista, Windows XP | Leave a Comment »

%d bloggers like this: