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Windows 10 touch pad shortcutsWindows 10 touch pad shortcuts

Many of you today are now using Windows 10, or may be considering upgrading to it. The difficult part of getting a new operating system is learning how all the new features work. This article will help you discover a few of the new Windows 10 touch pad shortcuts. If you find these Windows 10 touch pad shortcuts useful, you may want to take a look at our Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts.

   Two fingers spreading open (Zoom in)

Place your finger and thumb on the track pad close together, and then begin to move them away from each other. This will make whatever you are viewing at the time become larger.

­­    Two fingers pinching together (Zoom out)

Place your finger and thumb on the track pad away from each other, and then pinch them together. This will make whatever you are viewing at the time become smaller.

   Two fingers together sliding (Scroll)

Place two fingers next to each other with a little space between them on the track pad. You can then slide both fingers at the same time either up, down, or to one side or the other. This will scroll the screen in the direction you desire.

   Tap two fingers together (Right Click)

Hold two fingers next to each other with a little space, and then tap the touch pad. This will act as a right click of the mouse.

   Three fingers together sliding up (Task view)

Place three fingers next to each other with a little space between them on the track pad. Next slide all three fingers at the same time up toward the keypad. This will open the task view for you.

   Three fingers together sliding down (Desktop)

Place three fingers next to each other with a little space between them on the track pad. Next slide all three fingers at the same time down away from the keypad. This will minimize all open windows and display the desktop for you.

   Tap three fingers at same time on track pad (Cortana)

Tapping three fingers at the same time on the touch pad will bring up Cortana.

We hoped you enjoyed these Windows 10 touch pad shortcuts, and even found some to be useful for yourself. Don’t be discouraged if all the shortcuts work. Some of these gestures only work with precision touch pads. Please visit us in the future and we are always putting out new ways to make your life easier when it comes to using your computer.

1 Comment

  1. I do trust all of the concepts you’ve presented on your post. They’re really convincing and will definitely work. Still, the posts are too brief for newbies. May you please extend them a little from subsequent time? Thank you for the post.

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