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Access Shortcuts & Settings via ChromeOS Launcher

Google are always making little changes to ChromeOS. Some of these changes are really handy. A recent little change allows you to quickly access Shortcuts and Settings through your ChromeOS Launcher.

Shortcuts are the quick keyboard combinations you can use to quickly carry out an action on your Chromebook and having quick access to these so you can start learning them is great for new users. Quick access to your settings will also be a benefit to most users.


  • Open your Chromebook and hit the search button on your keyboard or click on Launcher icon in the bottom left corner

  • Now select the search field

  • Start typing Settings or Shortcuts and you will see their icons appear underneath. Click on one of them and you will go to the section you want.