by   August 17 2011   
Remote Desktop Keyboard Commands, Terminal Server Keyboard shortcuts, key commands. When working remotely some of our local keyboard commands change. If you are using RDP (remote desktop) or an old version of terminal server these key board commands will come in handly.

Remote Desktop Keyboard Commands, Keybaord Shortcuts.

Not to waste anytime here's the cheat sheet for keyboard shortcuts when using remote desktop connections.

CTRL+ALT+END: Open the Microsoft Windows NT Security dialog box (CTRL+ALT+DEL)
ALT+PAGE UP: Switch between programs from left to right (CTRL+PAGE UP)
ALT+PAGE DOWN: Switch between programs from right to left (CTRL+PAGE DOWN)
ALT+INSERT: Cycle through the programs in most recently used order (ALT+TAB)
ALT+HOME: Display the Start menu (CTRL+ESC)
CTRL+ALT+BREAK: Switch the client computer between a window and a full screen
ALT+DELETE: Display the Windows menu
CTRL+ALT+Minus sign (-): Place a snapshot of the entire client window area on the Terminal server clipboard and provide the same functionality as pressing ALT+PRINT SCREEN on a local computer (ALT+PRT SC)
CTRL+ALT+Plus sign (+): Place a snapshot of the active window in the client on the Terminal server clipboard and provide the same functionality as pressing PRINT SCREEN on a local computer (PRT SC)

If you are insterested in seeing XP local (not remote) keyboard shortcuts you can visit Microsoft.Com here.

Remote Desktop Keyboard Commands, Terminal Server Keyboard shortcuts, key commands. When working remotely some of our local keyboard commands change. If you are using RDP (remote desktop) or an old version of terminal server these key board commands will come in handly.