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I am using TeamViewer 7.0.11474 to remotely control a Mac Pro from my Macbook Pro. I occasionally find that some key strokes (likely the special keys) I type on local machine gets translated differently onto the remote machine, because within the same software some familiar keyboard shortcut doesn't work as expected. I am worrying perhaps there is something simple I'm missing? Anybody knows any information about this or can suggest things to check?

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Make sure you have "Send remote Key Combinations" turned on. If it is not turned on, you may have problems sending remote combinations.

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    Were is this configuration? I couldn't find it. – qazwsx Oct 2 '12 at 19:54
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    While your connected, there should be a little bar at the top of remote desktop screen. Pull it down with the down arrow (if needed), then go to Actions-->Send Remote Key Combinations. – Josiah Oct 2 '12 at 20:15
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    I checked. "Send Remote Key Combinations" is already checked. But the problem still there. – qazwsx Oct 2 '12 at 21:57
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    Maybe guest and host use different keyboard layouts? That could be the reason for the unexpected translations. – porg Apr 10 '13 at 19:35
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    Looks like this option was removed recently... – TCB13 Jan 20 '17 at 21:58

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