Wednesday, January 14, 2009

How to Disable Windows Shortcut Key

You all must be knowing about the Windows shortcut keys, yeah? The one which triggers the START button and other such shortcut keys.

There are few cases when you feel this Windows key and its shortcut keys are bloody annoying. For instance, say you are playing some full screen games and if you tend to press the Windows key often by mistake then it sure is annoying. Well, whatever the reason may be, our today's article will focus on how to disable the Windows key and here is how you do it...

Copy the the below content in your notepad and save it as a .reg file. Finally, double click on it and restart your system for this change to take effect.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Keyboard Layout]
"Scancode Map"=hex:00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,03,00,00,00,00,00,5b,e0,00,00,5c,e0,\

You will now face the shortcut keys problem no more. :)