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Windows key + R is no longer working. It was working a while back. It still works in a win7 VM I have running on the same machine.

Windows key + L does work but some other shortcuts do not work.

I tried solutions from a similar problem here but they did not work.

I do not have the registry values suggested at thislink

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It's called "Sticky Keys" it was likely enabled when you spammed accidentally a Key combination there was a prompt displayed also. –  Ramhound Jul 23 '13 at 20:06

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Thanks to this post, I pressed every key on the keyboard a few times then it started working again. I am not sure why some hotkeys worked some did not work but it looks like I had a key that was stuck.

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Maybe you literally had sticky keys. –  BigHomie Jul 23 '13 at 20:40
    
LOL. I have had problems with the ctrl key getting stuck in the past too. –  Soenhay Jul 25 '13 at 16:46

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