Keyboard Shortcuts & Siri Commands

Learn the shortcuts and tricks that make computing a breeze with the world’s smartest flashcards.

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Never lose time -- or your temper -- at your PC or Mac again, and even become a whiz at using Siri on your iPhone with this collection of Keyboard Shortcuts flashcards, curated by Brainscape’s super nerds in partnership with HotKey Excel!

The best app to learn keyboard shortcuts

Here at Brainscape, we are obsessed with optimizing performance and doing things efficiently. Naturally, this obsession extends to using computer technology and so it’s a matter of pride amongst our team members to have sniffed out most, if not all of the keyboard shortcuts and tricks available for Mac, PC, and even the AI on your smartphone!

Why type anything from scratch when, with a short combination of keys or instructions, you can arrive at your endpoint, saving you seconds at a time, minutes in a day, and hours in a week?

The problem is, so few people are aware of just how many possibilities there are to save time and so we have accumulated them right here with this comprehensive collection of flashcards on over 330 keyboard shortcuts.

Using the latest in cognitive science, Brainscape (and our partners at HotKey Excel have developed an innovative subject that will help you to memorize useful keyboard shortcuts and Siri commands to save you time and supercharge your productivity!

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With Brainscape’s Keyboard Shortcuts & Siri Commands course, you get:

  • +330 flashcards representing the most useful keyboard shortcuts (and verbal commands) for Mac, PC, web browsers, spreadsheets, Gmail, and Siri.
  • Easy access to study online or in Brainscape's mobile apps.
  • A spaced repetition learning system customized to your pace of learning.
  • Lots of scores, analytics, and progress metrics so you can easily track your studies and build good study habits.
  • Social features and leaderboards to see how your progress compares to other people around the world.

Memorize these and start becoming more productive today!

Decks in this class (7)

Siri Training
Learn what Siri can do, and train yourself to have all these commands "at top of mind" so you remember to use Siri!
37  cards
Mac Keyboard Shortcuts
Learn the most useful Mac keyboard shortcuts and increase your productivity.
58  cards
Windows Keyboard Shortcuts
Learn the most useful Windows keyboard shortcuts and increase your productivity.
50  cards
Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts
Learn the most useful Gmail keyboard shortcuts and increase your productivity. Note that most of these can only be used when the cursor is not already in a text field.
52  cards
Browser Keyboard Shortcuts
Learn the most useful browser keyboard shortcuts and increase your productivity.
42  cards
Google Spreadsheet Keyboard Shortcuts
Learn the most useful Google spreadsheet keyboard shortcuts and increase your productivity.
34  cards
Excel Shortcuts (PC)
The fastest way to learn Excel shortcuts, provided by our partners at HotKeyExcel.com
61  cards

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