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Thread: How to defined keyboard key's like " ctrl + a ,shift + alt + b " through program??

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    Default How to defined keyboard key's like " ctrl + a ,shift + alt + b " through program??

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    Actually the question is that how can we define keyboard key's in the program not normal alphabetic or numeric keys,keys should be defined " cntr + s " or "alt + shift + f etc." and specific action takes place with the help of these keys on command prompt...., can i get any suitable idea.. ???


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    Default Re: How to defined keyboard key's like " ctrl + a ,shift + alt + b " through program?

    It depends how you wish to receive events. The above link provided might help for JMenus (and I'd recommend going to the newer API, rather than a 10 year old one). The following might help as well
    How to Use Key Bindings (The Java™ Tutorials > Creating a GUI With JFC/Swing > Using Other Swing Features)
    How to Write a Key Listener (The Java™ Tutorials > Creating a GUI With JFC/Swing > Writing Event Listeners)

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