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I open Task Manager very often. Is there a way to assign a shortcut key to open the Windows Task Manager?

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Just in case someone stumbles across this question when interested in Mac OS X, there the shortcut for the Force Quit Applications dialog is Cmd-Opt-Esc. Use /Applications/Utilities/Activity Monitor for anything else. – Daniel Beck Apr 7 '11 at 6:14
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CTRL + Shift + ESC will open Windows Task Manager for you.

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