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Old 04-10-2004, 02:41 AM   #1
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How do i create keyboard shortcuts...

... to bind applications to those shortcuts. And how do i bind those extra buttons on my keyboard (IE and player and some special buttons)?

I am using KDE

Old 04-10-2004, 02:51 AM   #2
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I can tell you how to in KDE 3.2 coz that's when I wanted to know. I'm not sure if it can be done in KDE 3.1 coz I haven't looked for that function.
Old 04-10-2004, 02:53 AM   #3
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In the KDE Control Centre (kcontrol) go to the Keyboard Layout tab and check of the keyboard model selected there matches your current keyboard. The extra buttons will be made usable when you pick out the right keyboard model. You can then use kmenuedit to assign shortcut keys to applications in the menu. This would apply for KDE 3.1.
Old 04-10-2004, 04:07 AM   #4
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thnx guys, you are the best


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