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Windows 7: WMC Keyboard Button not opening WMC

18 Feb 2016   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
WMC Keyboard Button not opening WMC

I'm not sure if this is the correct forum to post this but I figure I'll start here.

I have an HP z556 that I modded and am running win7 Ultimate 64bit. I now have the OEM HP multimedia keyboard buttons working except for the Windows Media Center button.

When I press the WMC button, there is an on screen display that says I pressed the WMC button but it never loads.

I've tried different key mapping software but Autohotkeys, Sharpkeys, and Keytweak do not recognize the button press.

Is it possible that it is just looking in the wrong place to start WMC? If so, where could it be looking?

I've looked into the install inf file for the keyboard and other install files to see if I can tell where what it is doing without success so far.

Since the PC recognizes that the button was pressed, there has to be a setting that I can change to make this work.

Any ideas?

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