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Though a computer does not have a "refresh" button, the F5 button does have refresh capabilities that enables its user to reload a page in any Internet browser. This functionality allows a person waiting for something to... More »

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Pressing the F5 key or the "Ctrl" and "R" keys simultaneously on a keyboard refreshes the page. For Macs, use the "Cmd" key instead of the "Ctrl" key, along with "R." More »

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To refresh an IP address in Windows using ipconfig, open the Start menu, and click the Run command, or click on the search bar if the Run command isn't available. Type "cmd" into the Run box or search bar, and hit enter.... More »

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Computer key shortcuts are keyboard key combinations that the user can press at the same time to perform certain functions. Although Windows and Mac OS X operating systems have different key combinations, similar functio... More »

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Some functions that users can perform with F keys include accessing an advanced startup menu, displaying the help menu and restoring the computer. The exact functions that users can perform with the F Keys depend on the ... More »

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The home row keys are a set of keys in a row on a computer keyboard or typewriter where the fingers rest when a user is not typing. Home row keys vary depending on the keyboard type. More »

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