Control and backtick doesn't work in Windows

I’ve just started Python Course and installed VS Code on Windows, after following Ep 5, I should press Control and backtick to open terminal window, but nothing happened and I must press RUN to see my code work.
Could someone help me please?
thank you

You can always drag the terminal window up from the bottom with the mouse,
or go into the menu View → Terminal,
or use the shortcut ctrl + ` or ctrl + ö,
or open a terminal window outside of VSCode on its own,
and navigate to your workspace and use python to run your script.

It does work, are you pressing both keys at the same time or

With the ctrl key held down press the back tick character

The back tick is the key below the esc btn