The amount of time you spend learning these hotkeys will be multiplied back to you many times when you work with them.

1. Ctrl + Alt + L: Lock screen
2. Alt + F2: Show the panel to run an application
3. Print : Take a screen shot
4. Alt + Space : Active window menu
5. Alt + F4 : Close window
6. Alt +Tab: Move between window
7. Ctrl + Alt + Backspace: Logout

I'm sure that this list isn't complete. So, if you know anything else, please share them with everyone.


  1. Anonymous // 3/23/08, 8:43 PM  

    Ctrl-Alt-Backspace shuts down the X-server which is not the same as Logging Out.