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How to remap the volume keys Help Please!!

  1. #1

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    Windows 8 64 bit

    How to remap the volume keys Help Please!!

    I cannot stand having to hold the "Function" key plus the volume up F12 or down F11. I want to remap some keys to be a direct volume up and volume down. Thank you for the help!

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  2. #2

    Posts : 2,191
    Windows 8.1

    Some laptops have the capability to make the FN key a sticky key; whereby, you would only have to press that once and then you could toggle between F11 and F12 as needed. Also, some laptops have an Instant Key function that may work for you:

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  3. #3

    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64

    If your laptop does not have the features that My2Cents suggested. You can use Autohotkey to remap: AutoHotkey

    Below is a post that I helped this person with a broken PrintScreen key and he has to remap the key to something else:
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