Make Windows 8.1 searches faster

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Did you know that you can speed up searches in Windows 8.1 by typing part of the name to launch an application? For example, you can type c p to access the Control Panel.

This works for a number of different applications in Windows 8.1. Here's a brief list of applications. But don't just use these, try it with any application in Windows 8.1 and it will help you speed up your searches.

w m d = Windows Media Player

wi d = Windows Defender

n c s = Network Connection Settings

c p = Control Panel

pc s = PC Settings

t o y = Turn Off Your PC

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