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Is there a way for setting global hotkeys on VLC working on Windows XP?

I looked through the internet and found out that this feature has already been implemented. But I couldn't find exactly how to enable this feature.

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Did you check General > Hotkeys in Preferences?

Also, restart VLC if the global hotkeys do not appear to work.

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Thank you. After your message, I noticed that my VLC was old version. I have just installed the new version. Preferences > Hotkeys include settings for global hotkeys. – Mert Nuhoglu Jun 24 '10 at 8:25
You're welcome. – Mehper C. Palavuzlar Jun 24 '10 at 8:26
Im still having trouble making global hotkeys work on both vista and win8 with the latest version (2.0.5) – Nicky De Maeyer Apr 6 '13 at 12:34

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