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How can I make Vista behave like XP when Tab is pressed after WinKey?

When I used to press first WinKey, then Tab (one after the other) in XP, focus would shift from the Start button to the quick launch bar. From there, I could use the arrow keys to choose a shortcut, ...
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Windows Remote Desktop breaks Alt + Tab in Fullscreen

I'm RDPing from Windows 7 to Windows XP. The client machine has two monitors. I want to have the RDP session full screened on Monitor 2, with the client machine's Windows 7 living on Monitor 1. I ...
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4answers
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What is the Windows hotkey to minimise a single, currently active, window?

I'm familiar with windows-d to show desktop but sometimes I just want to minimise two or three windows as they become active and not the whole lot. Running Vista if that makes a difference. Cheers.
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1answer
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How do you unbind specific windows explorer shortcuts

Windows Vista (more specifically, explorer) binds win+1, win+2, win+3, etc for its quick-launch bar. I want to use those key combinations for a different program. There is a registry key(s) to ...
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2answers
161 views

Assign values to keys

How to assign my email address to a key combination (Ctrl + F10) so that I do not have to repeatedly type the address? The operating system is Windows Vista Home Premium.
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3answers
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Vista: Alt + Shift + P opens Windows Media Player; how to delete this hotkey?

I just bought a new laptop, and am having to learn Vista. (My desktop has XP.) I was just trying to set some shortcut keys, and wanted to use Alt + Shift + P for Anywho.com, but to my surprise Alt ...
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1answer
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Changing Windows Vista default keyboard shortcuts

I wanted to know how to disable the shortcut Win+Space (that brings the Vista Sidebar to the front) I want to change this keyboard shortcut as I'm used to having Launchy set to that shortcut and ...
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How do I skip the Switch User screen in Vista?

I have Vista Home Premium and I just want it to work like XP. In XP if you hit Windows+L it goes to the user selection screen. Vista puts an extra "Switch User" screen in. I'd prefer not to retrain ...