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hot key

n
(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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raccourci au clavier
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The numbers are underlined on the form because the hot keys for them are Alt+1 and Alt+2.
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Multiple language choices are now included, and the user interface has three hot keys for quick access to spindle selection, test speed and other functions.
Three "hot keys" provide quick access to spindle selection, test speed, and other functions.
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It also features 12 hot keys for instant access to Internet, e-mail, play, volume and more.