Quickly and Easily Sign Out, Restart, and Shut Down your Windows 10 PC

One complaint that has been heard about Windows 10 is that it can be challenging to get to the Shut Down, Restart, or Log Off options. Below are some key commands that will help make this process faster and more efficient:

Windows + X, followed by U, then I - Signs the user out of Windows

Windows + X, followed by U, then R - Restarts the computer

Windows + X, followed by U, then U - Shuts down the Computer


This webpage has a fairly comprehensive list of Windows keyboard commands:

MakeTechEasier: Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts Cheatsheet

APH recently recorded a webinar highlighting Windows 10 features and how to use them

APH Webinar: Improve your View of Windows 10 and JAWS