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Windows 7: Where can I view custom shortcut keys that I have created?

28 Sep 2016   #1
wpbdry

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Where can I view custom shortcut keys that I have created?

Hi there,

Pressing ctrl+shift+n opens Google Chrome, no matter what program I am on.

My guess is that I have created a shortcut file to Chrome and then set ctrl+shift+n as the shortcut key in this shortcut's properties. I want to change this back now so that ctrl+shift+n has the normal program specific functions again but I can't find the shortcut file. I have searched my hard drive for "chrome" but can't find it. I think I must have named it something else.

Is there a place on Windows 7 (Ultimate) where I can view all such custom shortcuts that I have created? Or is there any other way of solving this problem?

Thanks.


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21 Oct 2016   #2
Seotha

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hi Wpbdry,

Two programs that might help you here:

HotKeysList - View registered hot keys on Windows
Hotkey Commander - Powerful Hotkey Managing and Overriding Tool

The first is free from NirSofer, the second is a trial but should allow you to view what exact program is locking that hot key.

I hope this helps,
Seotha
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