Re: Key commands for the Skype app for Windows 10

David Moore
 

Hi all!

I am so glad I could help get the Skype Windows 10 app key commands out there, and you were able to find the entire web site.

Take care, all!

David Moore

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Sarah k Alawami
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 12:29 PM
To: skypeenglish@groups.io
Subject: Re: [skypeenglish] Key commands for the Skype app for Windows 10

 

Nice. I'll try and remember that, actually I might just make the whole thread sticky if I can, after I'm done with some projects I'm working on. It's no problem.

 

Thanks  again and take care.

 

> On Mar 29, 2018, at 9:24 AM, Doug Lee <dgl@...> wrote:

>

> No harm in making that post sticky, but keep in mind that it is simply copied from the official Microsoft web page of key commands for the Skype versions. That page is, I believe, likely to change from time to time as

> accessibility features are added and altered. The page also includes, just below that table, a set of three tabs that let you choose to see specific information for Skype for Windows Desktop, or Skype for Windows 10, or Skype

> for Mac. Opening the Skype for Windows 10 tab adds a new table relevant only to Skype for Windows 10. The Skype for Windows Desktop tab includes information on how to enable/disable hotkeys.

>

> The page is at https://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA12025/what-are-hotkeys-and-how-do-i-use-them-in-skype

>

> On Thu, Mar 29, 2018 at 09:10:21AM -0700, Sarah k Alawami wrote:

>   Wow, cool. Thanks for this.  I still use 7.59 on the mac as I miss the

>   side bar on 8 and it lags a bit, although it is getting better. The web

>   layout on the mac sucks, but for those of us who do use the mac version

>   I'm sure these will help. For those using the web to view the group I

>   will probably make this post sticky as this info really does help.

>

>   Take care all and thanks again.

>

>   On Mar 28, 2018, at 10:58 PM, David Moore <[1]jesusloves1966@...>

>   wrote:

>

>   Hi all!

>

>   Here are many key commands for the Skype app for Windows 10. I have

>   tested this with Windows 10 1709, Latest app update, JAWS 2018, NVDA

>   2018.1, and Narrator.

>

>   The Skype app is very accessible with these key commands with what I

>   listed above.

>

>   Here are the commands. By the way, there are three entries for each

>   command, the Windows command, the Mac command, and third, the action

>   that activates by doing that command. Keep that in mind, that first is

>   the Windows command, and second is the Mac command, then the action.

>

>   Here you go:

>

>   What are hotkeys and how do I use them in Skype?

>

>   Keyboard shortcuts are specific combinations of two or more keys on

>   your keyboard. They make it easier and faster for you to use commands

>   that you would otherwise have to access via the menus. You can use

>   keyboard shortcuts to easily quit Skype, send a file, copy text and a

>   lot more.

>

>   Hotkeys in the new Skype for Windows desktop, and Mac

>

>   Windows desktop Hotkey

>

>   Mac Hotkey

>

>   Action

>

>   Not applicable

>

>   [Command]+[1]

>

>   Open the main Skype window

>

>   Ctrl + I

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[O]

>

>   Open Notification panel

>

>   Ctrl + , (Ctrl + comma)

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[I]

>

>   Open app settings

>

>   Ctrl + H

>

>   Not applicable

>

>   Open Help in default browser

>

>   Ctrl + D

>

>   [Command]+[2]

>

>   Launch main dial pad

>

>   Ctrl + N

>

>   [Command]+[N]

>

>   Start new conversation

>

>   Ctrl + G

>

>   [Command]+[G]

>

>   New group

>

>   Ctrl + F

>

>   [Command]+[F]

>

>   Search for all contacts, messages and bots

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + S

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[S]

>

>   Search within selected message

>

>   Alt + 1

>

>   Not applicable

>

>   Navigate to recent chats

>

>   Alt + 2

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[C]

>

>   Open contacts

>

>   Alt + 3

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[B]

>

>   Open contact screen to bots

>

>   Ctrl + O

>

>   [Command]+Option+[O]

>

>   Send feedback

>

>   Ctrl + R

>

>   [Command]+[R]

>

>   Refresh the app

>

>   Ctrl + T

>

>   [Command]+[T]

>

>   Open themes

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + T

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[T]

>

>   Toggle between light and dark mode

>

>   Use Alt + V to bring up the View menu to zoom in, out, or return to

>   actual size

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + = to zoom in

>

>   Ctrl + - to zoom out

>

>   Ctrl + 0 for actual size

>

>   Use the View button to zoom in, out, or return to actual size

>

>   [Command]+[+] to zoom in

>

>   [Command]+[-] to zoom out

>

>   [Command]+[0] for actual size

>

>   Zoom in, zoom out, or view actual size

>

>   Up arrow after sending a message

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[E]

>

>   Edit the last message sent

>

>   Ctrl + P

>

>   [Command]+[I]

>

>   Show conversation profile

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + A

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[A]

>

>   Add people to conversation

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + U

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[U]

>

>   Mark as unread

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + K

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[K]

>

>   Start a video call

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + P

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[R]

>

>   Start an audio call

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + F

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[F]

>

>   Send a file

>

>   Enter

>

>   Return

>

>   Start a PSTN call

>

>   Ctrl + Shift + G

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[G]

>

>   Open gallery

>

>   Ctrl + E

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[H]

>

>   Hang up

>

>   Ctrl + M

>

>   [Command]+Shift+[M]

>

>   Mute

>

>   Down Arrow

>

>   [Command]+[Down Arrow]

>

>   Select the next message in the chat list

>

>   Up Arrow

>

>   [Command]+[Up Arrow]

>

>   Select the previous message in the chat list

>

>   David Moore

>

>   Sent from [2]Mail for Windows 10

>

>

>

>

> References

>

>   1. mailto:jesusloves1966@...

>   2. https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=550986

>   3. https://groups.io/g/skypeenglish/message/2524

>   4. mailto:skypeenglish@groups.io?subject=Re:%20Re%3A%20%5Bskypeenglish%5D%20Key%20commands%20for%20the%20Skype%20app%20for%20Windows%2010

>   5. mailto:marrie12@...?subject=Private:%20Re:%20Re%3A%20%5Bskypeenglish%5D%20Key%20commands%20for%20the%20Skype%20app%20for%20Windows%2010

>   6. https://groups.io/mt/16428263/409874

>   7. https://groups.io/g/skypeenglish/post

>   8. http://www.dlee.org/skype/

>   9. https://groups.io/g/skypeenglish/editsub/409874

>  10. https://groups.io/g/skypeenglish

>  11. mailto:skypeenglish+owner@groups.io

>  12. https://groups.io/static/tos

>  13. https://groups.io/g/skypeenglish/leave/defanged

>

> --

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