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Windows 7: How to turn off applilcation global hotkey ?

19 Feb 2012   #1

Windows 7 x64, Linux Debian x64
 
 
How to turn off applilcation global hotkey ?

Hello.

Some application (most probably one from ivona.com) have register global hotkey Ctrl+Alt+T.
So I can not start quick search in Total Commander from leter T.
I turn off ivona application but hotkey still lead to unexsisting shortcut to exe file.
I was searching in google for turning off hotkeys in windows, but all what I find is how to turn off build in windows hot keys and applications to register new global hotkeys.

Is there a way to find witch task have registred hotkey ?
Is there some place in registry where global hotkeys are defined ?

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19 Feb 2012   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Try the shortcut properties of the software in question.
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19 Feb 2012   #3

Windows 7 x64, Linux Debian x64
 
 

That shortcut is not in that menu.
And I'm not sure is it that software or other.
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19 Feb 2012   #4

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

I was referring to the shortcut properties that Windows uses...You know all those icons in the start menu are shortcuts...see below.


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19 Feb 2012   #5

Windows 7 x64, Linux Debian x64
 
 

That solve the problem.
I found the right shortcut in menu start and just delete it.
Thank you very much for help.
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19 Feb 2012   #6

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by lovelyHanibal View Post
That solve the problem.
I found the right shortcut in menu start and just delete it.
Thank you very much for help.
I have a few of these as well. I tend to open the properties (as shown in logicearth's post), click in the field highlighted in that screenshot and press backspace to delete the OS shortcut key. Then I use the general tab of that same proerties window to make the shortcut a read-only file. This usually prevents updates to the program in question from being able to redefine that shortcut key.
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