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Chromebook Tips/Help Guide

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Chromebook Tips/Help Guide
How to login
    • Use school email: lastname.firstname###@student.wuhsd.org
    • The main ways that students will make mistakes here when they are first learning to use these emails include:
      • Not including @student.wuhsd.org
      • Putting wuhsd before student
      • Forgetting to put each “.”
      • Putting “wushd” instead of “wuhsd”. Just remember that this stands for “Whittier Union High School District”.
How to logout
    • Ctrl + Shift + Q(x2)
How to turn on/off accessibility features:
    • In the bottom right corner, if there is a “hand” symbol, click on that and check/uncheck any accessibility features that are wanted.
Bookmarking
    • Bookmarking is used to save a page so that you can view it later. This is useful for doing research, or working on a project. It allows you to quickly get to a page that you will need again in the future.
    • Save the link as a bookmark: Drag link to bookmarks bar
    • Save your current webpage as a bookmark: Ctrl + d
Keyboard Shortcuts
 
COPY Ctrl + C
PASTE Ctrl + V 
PASTE WITHOUT FORMATTING Ctrl + Shift + V
CUT Ctrl + X 
UNDO YOUR LAST ACTION Ctrl + Z 
REDO YOUR LAST ACTION Ctrl + Shift + Z
SCREENSHOT Ctrl + F5
PARTIAL SCREENSHOT Ctrl + Shift + F5
LOCK CHROMEBOOK Search + L
SEARCH/FIND A WORD Ctrl + F
ZOOM IN/ZOOM OUT Ctrl + Shift and +/-
RESET SCREEN ZOOM TO DEFAULT Ctrl + Shift + 0
ROTATE SCREEN 90 DEGREES  Ctrl + Shift + Refresh  
TURN CAPS LOCK ON OR OFF Alt + Search
SCROLL TOUCHPAD  Use 2 fingers on touch pad to scroll
"RIGHT-CLICK"  Click with 2 fingers
OPEN LAST CLOSED TAB Ctrl + Shift + T