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hot key

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(Computer Science) computing a single key or combination of keys on the keyboard of a computer that carries out a series of commands
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22 -- Microsoft Corporation (India) Private Ltd has launched the Sculpt Mobile Keyboard, features Windows 8 Hot Keys and Bluetooth connectivity.
SlimStar i815 is a stylish keyboard in a black finish with three hot keys for media player and ten function keys for the Internet and easy control of your favorite music and video.
It also has innovative new hot keys for instant selection of type styles and point sizes, 12 Euro/Latin language prompts and hot key, and the exclusive PEELGUARD[R] electronic tape trimmer that rounds label corners on demand, creating more permanent and professional-looking labels.
The MousePen i608 provides 29 programmable hot keys, a 6"x 8" display, and a wireless mouse.
With this enhanced platform release, customers benefit from easier-to-use remote technical support using new enhanced hot keys such as the ability to instantly launch a real-time chat session with a technician during a support session.
The RHINO 6500 features hot keys for instant formatting, an integrated protective bumper, a label cartridge-size sensor and insertion/ejection system, a large backlit screen with multiple-label display, a motorized cutter, a QWERTY keyboard, and a label width capacity of 1".
An icon-based menu and hot keys are included for ease of operation, while a low-ink warning indicator and the pressurized ink canister using water-based ink eliminates the need for an external ink pump.
This user-friendly keyboard also has hot keys for emailing and navigating the internet and multi-media control keys.
Newer features include optional video monitoring, for security purposes, touchscreen support, hot keys and report customization.
Users can configure a series of keystrokes or hot keys on their keyboards to perform a variety of security functions.
This includes an option to customise instant-access hot keys as well as Internet control from the keyboard.