Windows Vista Keyboard Commands, was Re: Clip doesn't work since upgrade to 5.1
- Hi everybody!
>I have read that too, it was in the Langalist-Newsletter of Fred Langa.
> I must confess that I was not thrilled when I tried to buy a
> new notebook with something other than Vista, or that removing
> Vista and installing XP Pro in its place did not really work
> because the notebook was designed very much with Vista in mind
> and so XP drivers were not available for all its components.
> There are some things about Vista I actually like, but there
> are also a number of frustrations.
> That said, there is, apparently, a way around the problem of
> installing Vista on a clean drive, without having to install
> another version of Windows first. I forget where I read this
> just a couple of days ago -- it might've been Lockergnome, it
> might've been somewhere else, I don't know. Here's what you
> need to do:
> 1. Start the Vista installation on the clean drive, but at
> the beginning of the process, do *not* enter the CD code.
> This puts you in "evaluation mode."
> 2. Reinstall Vista, but this time *do* enter the CD code at
> the beginning of the process. Installation should proceed
> That's what I read anyway. YMMV.
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Kasperski ... reliability problems ... etc etc
Back before my hijacked thread got hijacked :-) we were talking about
how to recover from Vista's disgust with NoteTab's Keyboard Commands.
I have since made a lot of progress with the helpful suggestions of a
couple of you. I documented several of my replacements.
Here is another to replace:
I am often using notetab to fill out things and use the tab key to
navigate. Some applications have alt key combinations to do the same
... how will I replace keyboard tab?