Shortcut Keys and Secrets to Maximize or Restore a Window

Sometimes you have to restore or maximize the window of any application when the keyboard or mouse doesn’t work. Then we must know the keyboard shortcuts for sure. It should also be as per our convenience or need.

That is why we have given such shortcuts and tricks to use in this article. Read it carefully.

Restoring Down a Window or a Word Document:

This mode shrinks the document size on the desktop. Generally, this mode is easier to resize, move, open files and share the contents.

Maximize or Restore down
Maximizing or Restoring down

How to “Restore Down” a Window/Application:

Click on the Restore button, which appears at the top right corner of the title bar, and then automatically the size of a window shrinks on the screen (desktop).

Move your cursor at any corner/side of the application till your mouse cursor changes a double-headed arrow.

Then click and hold down the left mouse button, and then drag in or out the word document/application to (Resize) increase or decrease the size of the document.

Keyboard Shortcuts:

To restore, or minimize a window, press “Window + Down Arrow”.

To restore a window after pressing “Alt + Space”, hit the “R” key on the keyboard.

Maximizing a Window/App

When you click on the Maximize button, automatically the size of an application fits the window, when it is in the restore down mode. Generally, working on the maximize mode is so easier than other modes.

Maximize or Restore down
Maximize or Restore down

How to Maximize a Window/Program

Click on the Maximize button (When it is on the Restore down mode, then the size of a window fits the screen (desktop).

Keyboard Shortcuts

To maximize a restore window, press “Window + Up Arrow.

To maximize a window when it is on restore mode, press “Alt + Space”, then hit the “X” key on the keyboard.

Conclusion:

Shortcut Keys, Tips, and Threads described above are very important. We often use these to open any document or window. However, many people are unaware of these tips and tricks or keyboard shortcuts. So, it is very useful to learn these shortcuts.

Most frequent questions and answers:

How to move a restore window?

To move a restore window left or right, press “Window + Left or Right Arrow”.

How to Maximize a restore window?

To maximize a restore window, press the keyboard shortcut “Window + Up Arrow”.

What is a shortcut for maximizing a window?

To maximize a window when it is on restore mode, press “Alt + Space”, then hit the “X” key on the keyboard.

What is the shortcut for resizing a window?

To resize a window when it is on restore mode, press “Alt + Space”, then hit the “S” key, and then press one of the “Arrow Keys” on the keyboard.

What is the shortcut for the move a window?

To move a window when it is on restore mode, press “Alt + Space”, then hit the “M” key, and then press one of the “Arrow Keys” on the keyboard.

What is the keyboard shortcut to close a window?

To close a window press “Alt + F4”. Or, to close one by one tab of the window (or current document not a window) press “Ctrl+ W”.

What are the Minimize, Maximize, Restore, and Close buttons called?

Minimize, Restore, Maximize, Close, Resize, and Move buttons are also called the Window Controller, Window Control Buttons, or Control Buttons

Which of the spellings “Minimise” or “Minimize” is correct?

Both are correct. The term minimize is used by North Americans. Similarly, the word minimise is used by the British.

What is the spelling of the word Minimise by the British?

“Minimise” is the British spelling.

Maximize meaning?

Maximizing usually means increasing the size or value to a bigger size or amount of something. In computer language, Maximizing is the process of showing the minimized window or screen on the computer screen.

Restore Down a Window Meaning?

Reducing a full-size window on a computer screen to a smaller size is called restore down.

Resize window meaning?

Decreasing or increasing the current size of the window is called resizing.

What is Moving a Window?

Positioning the current window on a computer is called moving a window.

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