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In windows, why does the hotkey for “properties” on the context menu vary? [migrated]

On the Windows OS, why is the hotkey for Properties on the right-click context menu for explorer sometimes r and sometimes o? I have experienced the variation on the pro versions of Windows 7 & ...
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Release/de-focus windowed RDC session

When using a windowed RDP session with Windows key combos being sent to the remote computer, is there a way to 'release' the session using the keyboard and make the host active again? The only method ...
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Share one monitor and input devices (mouse & keyborad) between two different computers

Is it possible to share a monitor and the input devices (keyboard & mouse) between two different machines? For the monitor case, I believe the answer could be straightforward: connect two ...
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How to connect with a vpn connection without any prompt in windows 8

In windows 7 , we can define a hotkey for connect to internet via VPN connection immediately without any prompt, through these Steps: Create shortcut for VPN connection for example in Desktop. ...
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Send ctrl-alt-del to nested RDP session

Is there a way to send the ctrl-alt-del command to an RDP session (W2K8 R2) inside another RDP session (W2K8 R2) without the fist session catching it? ctrl+alt+end and ctrl+alt+shift+end do not reach ...
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Change shorcut for console switch

I need to change the shortcut set by default on my Debian 6.0 (server) for tty switch. By defautl it is ALT + Fx, but i just want to switch to Fx. I guess it involves modification of Xorg, but i ...
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is there a way to see only the Message Queuing section of Computer Management?

frequently because I'm debugging Windows services that use MSMQ, i need to review the Private Queues ... I open Computer Management, expand Services and Applications, then expand Message Queuing ...
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Switching Application using Citrix ICA client connected via laptop

I am using citrix online plugin (ICA)to connect remotely to the machines located outside our premises. Now most of the keyboard shortcuts work but the replacement of Alt+Tab does not work. I have ...
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make another Windows keyboard-shortcuts to open a folder?

How to implement an hot key to open Windows Explorer at a specific folder (ex: C:\foo\fight\vril)? If is possible, I would like to avoid to install another application but perform it in Windows (XP ...
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Fix Control-C in mysql command line programme?

In the mysql command line, pressing Control-C will cancel the programme, and bring you back to bash. In psql, the one for postgres, it will kill the current query and will not stop the psql programme. ...
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xbindkeys for Mac?

Is there a program like xbindkeys for mac? All I want is to be able to run specific commands when a keyboard shortcut is pressed. No GUI please. I should be able to store the keymap in some file and ...
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Is it possible to disable or reassign the built in Windows keyboard shortcuts?

Is it possible to disable or reassign some or all of the built in Windows keyboard shortcuts? Are there any third party tools that make this task easy? Has the method to accomplish this task changed ...
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Vista's Unique Keyboard Shortcuts

I've always been a big fan of keyboard shortcuts, and one of my favorites was for times when I'd lost mouse control due to a deal battery and I needed to respond to something or other flashing in the ...