How to Create Your Own HotKey Easily

Hotkey or shortcut makes you possible to replace mouse tasks, such as creating new folder, removing and copying file and folder, running certain application, etc. if you prefer keyboard than mouse when working in front of your computer, I recommend you tot try HotKeyMan application.

HotKeyMan is a small application for Windows which made you possible to create shortcut or hotkey to do certain task in computer easily. For example, you can do maximize and minimize active window, open and close certain application, open and close certain file, visit certain website, and still many more.

This application will give note about hotkey combination you’ve made to avoid you forgot the combination.

First of all, you need to download this application in:


After you’ve installed it in your PC or laptop, in default, this application will offer minimize active windows, maximize/restore active window, save screen capture and open notepad options, but you can click on Setup more hotkeys to create new hotkey combination and make it possible to do various actions to your computer.


Setting part also made you possible to create and edit the hotkey combination, also erasing hotkey you’ve made. You will just have to click on New Hotkey button on the left corner part and manage hotkey combination as you wanted.


To view the active keyboard shortcut combination, click on system tray icon and select Show Hotkeys. It will display the list of active hotkey combinations.

Ok, now you can focus on your keyboard and reducing mouse usage. If this article is interesting according to you, please click on like, tweet, or plus one for this article. I wish this article would be able to improve your productivity when working in front of computer.

Travis Brice is a computer technician and also father of two cute children. After 6 years of hard work at telecommunication company, he decides to quit his job and build his own business. Now he also writes for Spyontech on his spare time. He loves to write about operating system, especially Microsoft Windows.

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