[Tips] Keyboard Shortcut Faster Way to Get to the Address Bar

You can go to the address bar by manually moving and clicking your mouse to the address bar and highlighting the content, and start typing the address. But there are faster and more accurate ways to do the same with some keyboard shortcuts. address bar

2 ways to get to the address bar with keyboard shortcut

  1. F6 (function key)
  2. Alt+D

Both work the same, it highlights what’s in the address bar and overwrites it. It also works in any browsers, even including the Windows Explorer. Although, more and more users nowadays don’t enter anything directly to the address, they use Google search the website domain name, use bookmark, use other external links to open a webpage, but its still a great way to save you time here and there if you want to type it manually in a faster manner. And it increases your productivity as well 🙂

Last updated: 08/04/2014

Posted in: Tips & Tricks
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