nacerbaaziz

how to get the last key pressed

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#1 ·  Posted

Hi all
I want a way to get the last key pressed.
I have a program that works with keyboard shortcuts and I want to  give the permission for the user to edit shortcut keys depending on what suits him
i  want to make read-only edit box and the program writes the latest shortcut key pressed
Please help me,
greetings to all
And thanks in advance

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#2 ·  Posted

@nacerbaaziz look at _IsPressed in the help file. Be sure you are aware of the forum rules regarding keylogging, however. That may not be your intent, but we will not entertain discussions on "capturing any key", etc. Beyond capturing more than a few specific keys, this subject is off-limits.

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#3 ·  Posted

If you're looking to allow the user to set their own hotkeys inside your program take a look here and see if this works for you.


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