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Offline jeffneedle

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Mapping the keyboard
« on: February 15, 2016, 01:59:34 am »
Hi.  Just installed Peppermint 6.  Very nice.  Haven't looked at it in a long time.  It really performs!

Question: I'm accustomed to tapping the Windows key and getting the Menu in the lower left corner to pop up.  I really like keeping my hands on the keyboard and not using the mouse.  It's easy to define this in XFCE, but I can't figure out how to do it in LXDE.  Can someone help?  Thanks.

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Re: Mapping the keyboard
« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2016, 11:29:05 am »
Hi jeffneedle,

Read this posting for the info you are seeking. You can use this entry in the file mentioned there to open the menu with the Windoze key:

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"lxpanelctl menu"
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