10 Most Popular Google Chrome Shortcuts to Be More Productive

Do you use Google Chrome shortcuts? Do you know that there are quick and easy Google Chrome browser shortcuts that can make things easy for you?

Google Chrome is amazing. And the Chrome Browser also shortcuts amazingly help you to save time and boost productivity.

54.25% web browser market is under the control of mobile users.

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But it does not mean that you should ignore desktop users. There are still 42.9% web browser market under the control of desktop users.

Desktop users have the royalty to use browser shortcuts.

All the professional and expert level work is still on desktops.

Google Chrome is the most popular browser in the market. It holds a 64% share.

Not just because Chrome is the product of Google but because of the user experience.

Here are the ten easy-to-use shortcuts to improve your Google Chrome experience.


  • Windows : Ctrl + Shift + N
  • Mac: ⌘ + Shift + N

Google Chrome’s Incognito mode allows you to browse privately. You will not have a browsing history when using Incognito mode.

During incognito mode, Chrome does not store cookies, login details, browsing information, IP address, and temporary files.

Open Closed tab:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + Shift + T
  • On Mac: ⌘ + Shift + T

If you have closed the current tab by mistake, you can use these Chrome shortcuts to open the same tab again.

But you cannot use this feature in incognito mode.

Close Current tab:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + W
  • On Mac: ⌘ + W

The easiest way to close the current tab is not by clicking the X but these shortcuts.

For example, press Ctrl + W on the Windows system, and it will close the current tab of Google Chrome.

Move Between Next and Previous Tabs:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + PgDn or Ctrl + PgUp
  • On Mac: ⌘ + Option + Right arrow  and ⌘ + Option + Left arrow

If you are working on multiple tabs in the Chrome browser and want to move quickly, you should use this Google Chrome shortcut.

Minimize Active Window:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + M
  • On Mac: ⌘ + M

If you have opened multiple windows, you can use Ctrl + M to minimize the open windows.

Open Download Section:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + J
  • On Mac: ⌘ + Option + L

You want to see what you have downloaded till now, and then you should use these Google Chrome shortcuts. It will open the download section of Google Chrome.

Open Bookmark Manager:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + B
  • On Mac: ⌘ + Option + B

You want to see what you have in your Bookmark section, and then you should use Ctrl + B. It will open the Bookmark Manager on Google Chrome.

Take Cursor to Search Bar:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + L
  • On Mac: ⌘ + L

You need not use the computer mouse to reach the search bar in Google chrome. Instead, use these Google Chrome shortcuts.

Clear Browsing Data:

  • On Windows: Ctrl + Shift + Delete
  • On Mac: ⌘ + Shift + Delete

If you want to clear your browsing data, then you should use these shortcuts.

Move Cursor to Address Bar:

  • On Windows: Control + F5
  • On Mac: ⌘ + F5

Without touching the mouse with this shortcut you can reach the Google Chrome address bar.


These Google Chrome shortcuts will make things easy for you.

You can do everything from your keyboard without touching the mouse.

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