WinKey when combined with other keys in keyboard provides various shortcuts in Windows 8 (Developer Preview). Listed below are top 10 WinKey shortcuts for Windows 8 users.
This acts as a toggle switch for Windows 8 Metro Style Start menu and the Desktop.
WinKey + D
When you want quickly access the Windows 8 desktop then type WinKey+D.
WinKey + E
This combination launches the Windows Explorer in Windows 8.
WinKey + F
WinKey+F launches the Search screen which allows users to Search Apps, Settings, Files and more on Windows 8 system.
WinKey + F1
This WinKey Combination launches Windows Help and Support screen in Windows 8.
WinKey + M
WinKey + M shortcut minimizes all windows.
WinKey + Shift +M
This would maximizes all the windows i.e. reverse of WinKey + M.
WinKey + Pause/Break
WinKey + Pause/Break will display the System Properties in Windows 8.
WinKey + R
Are you having trouble finding the Run dialog on Windows 8. Then use WinKey + R shortcut to display the Run dialog.
WinKey + U
WinKey + U will display the Windows 8’s Ease of Access Center dialog.