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Learn these shortcut tips that will expedite your design time.
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Creative Ideas - Keyboard Shortcuts
Learn the common keyboard shortcuts in Publisher to increase your productivity.
When to use
Every time you use Publisher, you will become faster and more efficient when you incorporate these common keyboard shortcuts.
Begin by opening the corresponding Exercise File with this lesson, or to go File, New and find the Business Newsletter called Trader News.
Use Page 1 for this lesson.
Publisher Keyboard Shortcuts
Ctrl + B for bold text
Ctrl + U for underline
Ctrl + I for italic
Ctrl + Shift + = for superscript
Ctrl + = for subscript
Ctrl + Spacebar removes all formats from the highlighted text
Ctrl + Shift + f or p opens the font menu
Ctrl + Shift + > increases the font size by a half point
Ctrl + Shift + < decreases the font size by a half point
Ctrl + F find
Ctrl + H find/replace
- Double-click any word to select that word (faster than click and drag over the letters.)
- Triple-click any word to select a paragraph (faster that click and drag over a paragraph.)
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