Certain non standard keys not blocked


Certain keys are not blocked by the application while running.

It seems to be 3 keys on the keyboard I use, I thought it was windows key shortcuts initially but after regression testing found that it was in fact 3 other keys. I've attached a picture of the keyboard showing which 3 keys.

These keys launch the default Email client, the default webbrowser and windows calculator.

The keyboard in question is Microsoft Wireless Laser 6000 v2

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Closed Jul 15, 2008 at 9:43 PM by
I've added a timer that will put the window in the foreground. I can't prevent these keys, but I can hide the apps they launch.


shanselman wrote Jun 23, 2008 at 7:20 PM

Weird...I have that keyboard. I'll take a look at it. Thanks!

shanselman wrote Jul 15, 2008 at 6:34 AM

Turns out those buttons aren't really buttons, but actually communication with the custom keyboard driver. I'm looking into it.