For shutting down your PC if you hold
down the windows key on your keyboard and press x this
brings up the windows quick access menu , stop holding down
the windows key and then press u and then press u again
(which is the shortcut to access the shutdown menu and then
to shut down) and your PC will then shut down. Hope this
are the shortcut keys to shut down
your PC are
I pressed control plus
shift plus escape which took me to the task manager. I
arrowed down to Outlook but it said 32 bit and I have a 64
bit. I went ahead and tabbed to end task and was able to
close Outlook. I came back to Outlook and still cannot use
alt plus f4 to close Outlook. Hopefully I can go through
this process again and close Outlook and hopefully shut down
my computer. I guess maybe I’ll have to check with the
Microsoft disability people you suggested.
Thank you for the
Hi, Richard. CONTROL
plus ALT plus T does not give me the Task Manager. I must
use CONTROL plus SHIFT plus ESCAPE.
Then, in the list of
open processes, arrow down until you find Outlook, then you
can either tab to End Task or hit Alt+e. You may be asked
to confirm that you want to end the task.
Can you give me a step
by step on how to do this?
It sounds like your
Outlook process may be stuck and you need to use task
manager to end the process.
I’m able to close Word
and other programs with alt plus F4 but I can’t close
Outlook where my emails are. I did go to Outlook and try
your suggestion but that did not work.
Hi, Laura. Try using ALT
plus the Space Bar. Then Arrow up to close, and press ENTER.
This should allow you to get out of Word, and back to where
your keys work as usual.
Using Windows 10, MS
Word 2016 and Jaws 18 …… Pressing alt plus f4 will not allow
me to close Outlook and will not allow me to shut down the
computer. Can anybody help?