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Windows 7: ReAssign a key to a different key ???

3 Weeks Ago   #1
BuckSkin

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
ReAssign a key to a different key ???

I use the F2 key hundreds of times each day; it is little-bitty and too close to the adjacent keys, thus it is a real annoyance.

On the other hand, the Tab key is HUGE in comparison, and all by itself over there at the edge; and, I never use it and have no idea even what it does.

Is there some trick or other that will make my Tab key perform the F2 key's function ?

It would even be better if both the Tab key and the F2 key were the F2 key.

I rename folders and files a gazillion times each day and this would be a great benefit.

Thanks for reading and all help is appreciated.


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3 Weeks Ago   #2
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

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3 Weeks Ago   #3
BuckSkin

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post

Thank you so much !

If I could have thought of the term "remapping a key" or simply "map a key", I might have found that myself; alas, I seem to never be able to word my searches well enough to find what I am seeking.
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3 Weeks Ago   #4
BuckSkin

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post

Thanks again !
Now, my F2 key is still my F2 key and my never-before-used Tab key is also my F2 key.
It all now works like clockwork.

I may even relocate that annoying too-easy-to-hit Caps Lock key and then disable it.
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3 Weeks Ago   #5
SIW2

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