There are many shortcut keys to exit MS Word and other applications. But you need to know how to use them as needed. Let’s see what they are and how to use them!
Shortcut Keys to Exit MS Word Other Applications:
Use any of the following shortcut keys to exit Microsoft Office and other active Windows:
- Ctrl + F4
- Alt + F4
- Ctrl + W
- Ctrl + Shift + Esc
- Ctrl + Alt + Delete
- Shift + Esc. Let’s see how to use them.
→ Press Ctrl+F4 to quit any open program tab like Chrome browser, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, etc. and also exits MS Word, Excel, PPT, Access or any other application when it is active or open.
→ Alt+F4 is used to exit open MS Word, PPT Excel, Access and any Browser.
**Ctrl + Shift + Esc and Ctrl + Alt + Delete keyboard shortcuts quit any program like MS Word from the selection**
→ Press any of the shortcut keys when a program is active
→ Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to open a dialogue box
→ Now select the program
→ Then click “End task” that you want to exit
To exit any file window we can use several methods. One of these methods is using hotkeys. But we can use many keyboard shortcuts in many different ways.
What you use when and how is up to you. But if you learn everything you will get the best results fast. The keyboard shortcuts described above are all very important. Each will help best in individual cases. Hope you learn all the shortcuts!
What are the shortcut keys to exit MS Word?
1. Ctrl + F4
2. Alt + F4
3. Ctrl +W
4. Ctrl + Shift + Esc
5. Shift + Esc
6. Ctrl + Alt + Delete.
What is a quit file window?
Closing the file completely from the desktop screen.