F12 also known as Function 12 key is a keyboard shortcut that serves different purposes depending on the program.
How to use it?
Just click the F12 function key in any program to see what it does.
- F12 in Mac computers:
- F12 in Excel:
- F12 in Word:
- F12 in Browser:
- F12 in Outlook:
In Apple Mac, the F12 key is used to turn down the audio.
In Microsoft Excel, pressing the F12 key will open the Save as option.
In Microsoft Word, the F12 key will open the Save as window. Pressing "Ctrl + F12" will open a new document in word whereas "Shift + F12" saves the word document and "Ctrl + Shift + F12" will print the document.
In all the major browsers, the F12 key will open the browser’s debug tools.
Pressing the F12 key in Outlook will open the save as dialog box.