If you're like me, you spend more than a little time adjusting your text in Microsoft Word to make it appear just the way you want. Here are some shortcuts that can save you from having to drag your cursor back up to the Ribbon to adjust your font size, paragraph spacing, and commonly used styles:
One last note, in case you run into a problem with this last tip - or any keyboard shortcuts:
When I went to try this, I found that my computer manufacturer had already mapped Control Shift C to its own Health Check program, which blocked me from performing this cool maneuver in Word. I went to the Windows 7 search box, typed in the name of this program, and then right clicked it to select its Properties. There I was able to remove the shortcut (it's not an app I usually need), so it is now available to me in Word.