Windows 10 Ease of Access keyboard shortcuts

Prajwal Desai
Posted by Prajwal Desai

This post lists the Windows 10 ease of access keyboard shortcuts. Windows operating systems comes with a unique component named Ease of Access Center. Ease of access center provides the users great set of features. Some of the features includes Narrator, Magnifier, On-screen Keyboard and High Contrast settings. Most of all common¬†options are also available from the sign-in screen. I am sure most of you have seen the options on the sign-in screen in lower-right corner. With Windows 10 operating system, Ease of Access options are available in Settings. To quickly launch Ease of Access Center, on your keyboard press [su_label type=”info”]Windows [/su_label]+[su_label type=”info”]U[/su_label]. Also it can be accessed from control panel as well. If you aren’t sure from where to start, Windows 10 offers “Get recommendations to make your computer easier to use”. Based on your answers to set of questions, you get better recommendations for settings.

Ease of access center settings include :-

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  • Use the computer without a display
  • Make the computer easier to see
  • Use the computer without mouse or keyboard
  • Make the mouse easier to use
  • Make the keyboard easier to use
  • Use text or visual alternatives for sounds
  • Make it easier to focus on tasks
  • Make touch and tablets easier to use


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Here is the table that lists windows 10 ease of access keyboard shortcuts. Press the keys in order to activate the setting.

Keys Info Result
Hold Right Shift key for 8 seconds Turns filter keys on/off
Press Left Alt+Left Shift+PrtScn Turns High contrast on/off
Left Alt+Left Shift+Num Lock Turns Mouse Keys on/off
Press Shift key five times Turns Sticky Keys on/off
Hold Num Lock for 5 seconds Turns Toggle Keys on/off
Press Windows logo key+U Opens Ease of Access Center


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Prajwal Desai
Posted by Prajwal Desai
Prajwal Desai is a Microsoft MVP in Intune and SCCM. He writes articles on SCCM, Intune, Windows 365, Windows Server, Windows 11, WordPress and other topics, with the goal of providing people with useful information.
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