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Shortcut to get to the Properties Dialog Box of a specific file?
Does somebody know if there is a Shortcut Key to get to the Properties dialog box of a particular file?mp3 that I received from somebody so when I place them in my itunes account I can select the group instead of going through the whole itunes list to find them.
The problem is that these files start with 001, 002, etc.
and I have other files that also start with 001, 002, etc. but they have the album name in the Properties already so they are easy to find.
but I am trying to not have to Right-click to get to the Properties dialog box, after I get to the Properties dialog box is easy to Tab to go to the different fields, but I am trying not to have to take my hands off the keyboard.
I have been unable to find a shortcut key on the list of shortcut keys on the Microsoft list of available shortcut keys. Maybe I missed it.
Windows 7 Shortcut Keys - Windows Logo Key
For some users especially keyboard lover, the Windows 7 shortcut keys is definitely a must for them even though the mouse is still essential.
Shortcut (CTRL+ALT+Down) overrides application hotkey
One of my applications uses CTRL+ALT+Down as a standard shortcut (which I frequently used on my old Vista system). Now in Windows 7 this shortcut is assigned to "Move window down" (ie.
How can I make sure that my application shortcut is used in the application? I wouldn't mind deactivating this upside-down Windows 7 shortcut altogether.
A good universal shortcut key software?
Can anyone suggest some good universal keyboard shortcut software? So that I can launch my favourite programs through universal keyboard shortcuts?
Powershell Run as Administrator
I have a shortcut that points to a Powershell script. When I double click this shortcut it opens Powershell's console in the same directory that the shortcut file is placed.
I need to do the same but running the same shortcut with administrative priviledges, so I use Run as Administrator. The problem is that the current/working directory is %systemroot%\system32 and not the directory where the shotcut is placed.
How can I setup things to get the same results as with the less privileged (normal) user account?
Quickly Create a New Folder via Keyboard Shortcut keys
This allows you to create a few folder by just pressing simple key combination. To quickly create a new folder via keyboard shortcut keys simply open Windows Explorer and navigate to the desired location, directory or folder where you wan to create a new folder and press Ctrl + Shift + N keys and a new folder will be created there.
How To Change the Icon of a Shortcut
In a previous tutorial, I have shown how to create a shortcut in Windows 7 with a few clicks. Today I continue the series on shortcuts with a brief tutorial about how to change the icon of any shortcut on your Windows 7 computer. As you will see, the procedure is pretty straight-forward.
Cannot pin to taskbar
It used to be I had Winamp installed and the shortcut to it pinned to the taskbar. Then, for various reasons I uninstalled then reinstalled Winamp.
Now I cannot, try as I might, pin the shortcut back to the taskbar. I get either a red circle with a diagonal band, like a traffic sign, or else the shortcut 'slips under the taskbar'.
URL shortcut on desktop with non-default browser
I need to create a shortcut on my Win7 desktop for a often-used URL but my default browser is Firefox and this URL does not run well on FF, so I need the shortcut to launch it in Chrome or IE8. Can't seem to figure out how to do that.
Create or delete a shortcut
A shortcut is a link to an item (such as a file, folder, or program) on your computer. You can create shortcuts and then place them in a convenient location, such as on the desktop or in the Favorites section of the navigation pane (the left pane), so that you can easily access the item that the shortcut links to. Shortcuts can be distinguished from the original file by the arrow that appears on the icon.
Create XP virtual mode shortcut on Windows 7 desktop
This should be simple, I have Googled it several ways to no avail.
I want to create a shortcut on my W7 desktop that will open the XP virtual mode. Now I have to
1) start menu > 2) all programs> 3 Win virtual mode> 4) Windows XP mode. 4 mouse clicks plus scrolling to the end of all programs.
Lots of wasted time, there has got to be a simple (K.I.S.S) way to place a shortcut on the W7 desktop.
I found: Windows XP Mode base.vhd. Is the the file I need the shortcut to? Is it the "exe"
Control Panel All Tasks List Shortcut
This will show you how to create or download a Control Panel All Tasks List shortcut. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use.
How to Create a Games Explorer Shortcut
This will show you how to create or download a Games Explorer shortcut instead of one to the hidden C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Games folder. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use.
How to Create a "Create a System Image" Shortcut
This will show you how to create or download a Create a System Image shortcut. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use in Windows 7.
How to remove Network Location Shortcut that hangs
I created an FTP shortcut I cannot delete. To create, I right clicked Computer in Windows Explorer, selected Add a Network location and entered the values.
Now, when I try to select it in any way (left or right clicking it) the window stops responding.
I have another shortcut I created that pops up the log on dialog box when I click it and right clicking on it opens a list of options with Delete being one of them.
How do I remove this failed attempt?
Create a Screen Saver Settings Shortcut
This will show you how to create or download a Screen Saver Settings shortcut that opens directly to the Screen Saver Settings window in Personalization. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use.
How To: Create a Shortcut for Putting your PC into Hibernation
This Windows 7tutorial will teach you how to use a shortcut on the desktop to allow you to quickly "hibernate" your PC. This is a simple task and anyone with a little experience using Windows can do it.
Dialog Box and Windows Help Viewer Shortcut Keys
Welcome to the Windows 7 keyboard shortcut article. This article contains 23 shortcut keys that you can use when dealing with dialog boxes and help viewer in Windows 7.
Shortcut pinned to the taskbar disappears when viewing "all programs".
I pinned a shortcut for a program (Virtualdub, video processing software) to the taskbar but it appears in a special place at the top, and when I click on "all programs" it disappears.
"All programs" doesn't include the one I intentionally added. How do I overcome this maddening "feature" (?) Is there away I can just paste a shortcut intothe Start Menu folder? (Windows search didnt' find it, so I don't know where it is).
Can't open flash drive by clicking on shortcut or in MY COMPUTER
A most strange thing: all of a sudden, when I insert a flash drive, I cannot open it by clicking on the shortcut I had made or on the drive shown in MY COMPUTER window. I get a window/error ms.
saying "F;\ application not found." I use Windows 7 SP1 64-bit and have found that if I right-click the shortcut and click OPEN, I see files. This peculiarity showed up roughly around the latest round of updates (coincidence? to be sure.