Wednesday, February 10, 2010

[Virtualbox][Tip] : Disable super key in the Guest Windows

I am gonna write series of small tips for using virtualbox for now on , so don't forget to add me to your rss reader .

here is my todays small little tip :

In linux there are lots of compiz effects that use the super key on the keyboard , such as "enhacned zoom desktop" effect of compiz. and the same key shows the start menu in all windows operation systems .

if you have windows as guest on your linux host, using virtualbox, I think you will feel more comfortable to disable windows start menu showing up by pressing Super key.
because whenever you want to zoom on your desktop, you wont see windows start menu showing up .

  • to disable super key in windows, you need to download this reg file and run it . [it affects the windows registry]


you need to restart your windows to take effect.
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