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Remote Desktop Connection Keyboard Shortcuts

A list of common keyboard shortcuts when using Remote Desktop Connection:

Normal Key Combination RDP Combination Effect
CTRL-ALT-DEL CTRL-ALT-END  
CTRL-PAGE UP ALT-PAGE UP Switch programs left to right
CTRL-PAGE DOWN ALT-PAGE DOWN Switch programs right to left
ALT-TAB ALT-INSERT  
CTRL-ESC ALT-HOME Display Start Menu
WINKEY ALT-DELETE Display Start Menu
ALT-PRT SC CTRL-ALT-(MINUS) Copy active window to clipboard
PRT SC CTRL-ALT-(PLUS) Copy entire screen to clipboard
  CTRL-ALT-BREAK Switch between window and full screen

Reference: http://mugurel.sumanariu.ro/windows/ctrlaltdel-on-remote-desktop-connection/