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Windows Key


The Windows key on a PC computer
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The Windows key bears the Microsoft Windows logo, and is generally found between the “Ctrl” and “Alt” keys on your keyboard. By using keyboard shortcuts it can open programs in Windows operating systems.


Press the Windows key: The Start menu will open.

Press the Windows key and the “E” key together: Windows Explorer will open.


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