Outlook 2007 Keyboard Shortcuts

By Bill Dyszel

Part of Outlook 2007 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

You can get things done a lot faster when you use Outlook’s shortcut keys, also known as hotkeys. This list represents a variety of key combinations and the Outlook tasks they will help you with:

This Shortcut Creates One of These
Ctrl+Shift+A Appointment
Ctrl+Shift+C Contact
Ctrl+Shift+L Distribution list
Ctrl+Shift+E Folder
Ctrl+Shift+M E-mail message
Ctrl+Shift+N Note
Ctrl+Shift+K Task
Ctrl+Shift+J Journal entry
Ctrl+Shift+Q Meeting request
Ctrl+Shift+U Task request
This Shortcut Switches To
Ctrl+1 Mail
Ctrl+2 Calendar
Ctrl+3 Contacts
Ctrl+4 Tasks
Ctrl+5 Notes
Ctrl+6 Folder List
Ctrl+7 Shortcuts
Ctrl+8 Journal
This Shortcut Helps You Do This
Ctrl+S or Shift+F12 Save
Alt+S Save and close, Send
F12 Save As
Ctrl+Z Undo
Ctrl+D Delete
Ctrl+P Print
F7 Check spelling
Ctrl+F Forward