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I want to use bash completion for command parameters on a remote computer.

How can I send Alt-Tab combination in Putty? Is there other key combinations for this?

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Press and release Esc, then press Tab.

Most of the time, holding Alt simply causes the terminal (PuTTY) to send ESC (0x1B) before the pressed key, as you can see yourself by running cat > /dev/null and pressing Alt+Any key.

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Try Esc Tab. That's two keystrokes, not a chord.

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