Try these out!
(print this as a reference if you need to)
These will make your life faster and easier and they work in Word and most other text editors as well as many other applications where the function makes sense…
HOME Go to beginning of the line
End Go to the end of the line
CTRL+HOME Go to beginning of the document
CTRL+End Go to the end of the document
Single CLICK Place the cursor
Double CLICK Select word
Triple CLICK Select line
CTRL+a Select all
CTRL+ALT+Rgt-MOUSE-BUTTON and drag
This will select blocks of text. Example: Say that, in the text below, I wanted to select and delete the words ‘You can ’ from each line. You would place the cursor at the beginning of the first line, hold down CTRL+ALT then hold down the left mouse button and drag down and to the right to select ‘You can ’ in each line, then you’d just press the DELETE key.
Select block of text Press DELETE