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Office Communicator Hotkey

Anyone know if there is a way to remove the Windows-Q hotkey from Office Communicator?  That is my hotkey of choice for one of my favorite utilities (SlickRun).  With Communicator "stealing" this hotkey, I’ve had to map SlickRun to Windows-W instead, which causes a lot of confusion for me.  I’ve tried to add "cmd" as a contact about a dozen times now…


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    Ha. I was googling for the same reason! Any answers?

  2. Jason, I asked some people at Microsoft. They poked around and got back to me that they cannot find a setting (file or registry) that will allow it to be changed. It is apparently hard coded, so I have to use a different hot key for my other app….

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