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Windows 7: Run shortcut when hovering over certain part of the desktop

20 Jun 2014   #1

windows 7 professional x64
Run shortcut when hovering over certain part of the desktop

I'm really particular about the way I use my desktop and what I would like to do is force the network flyout to appear when I hover over the right edge of my monitor.

Normally this flyout appears when you click the network connections icon in the tray but I am looking for a way to bypass clicking the icon. The end result should be the network connections flyout appearing with no mouse clicks or key presses.

If it helps, I can simplify the request: I would like a piece of software that will allow me to perform custom functions based on whether or not I hover over a region of the desktop for a set amount of time.

I could write this myself, but wanted to see if there was something lightweight already available.

Thanks for your help!

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20 Jun 2014   #2

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10

Hello and welcome ssknight mate don't know about what you would like but one thing you can do is just keep it as an icon say in the top right hand corner of the desktop?

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