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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
Translations
raccourci au clavier
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On-the-fly macro recording makes it easy to program new hotkey commands without leaving the game.
Global Banking News-August 9, 2016--ICICI links hotkey to mobile banking app
A Global Hotkey Management system speeds up any repetitive task by allowing users to create their own hotkeys.
Pivot3 and Amulet Hotkey have partnered to bring Pivot3's hyper-converged infrastructure technology to Amulet Hotkey clients.
It features four characters: completely invisible after installation, simple Hotkey invocation, folders disappearance after encryption and fast encryption and decryption.
pressing a dedicated hotkey, or holding down both the volume keys.
Once installed, LG QuickMemo can be accessed by pressing a dedicated hotkey, or holding down both the volume keys.
MSI Cooler Boost -- depress the hotkey over the keyboard to engage the powerful cooling capabilities
social networking Vodafone 555 Designed specifically to bring an integrated mobile Facebook experience to pay as you go customers, the 555 has a dedicated Facebook hotkey which gives you instant access to a host of the social network's functions direct from the homescreen.
According to the companies, the dictionaries contain examples and usage notes and offer special features including a dictionary hotkey for popping up translations or definitions within a browser or other window, a verb conjugator, and the ability for users to add their own entries.