What are the Functions of the Hotkeys on the Dell Multimedia Keyboard? - KB Article - 120296

What are the Functions of the Hotkeys on the Dell Multimedia Keyboard? - KB Article - 120296

Internet Hotkeys

NOTENOTE:All of the keys and controls are supported by the Microsoft Windows XP operating system. The Internet keys will control Internet Explorer navigation functions. The Multimedia controls will control Windows Media Player functions. Other web browsing or media player applications may or may not be compatible with the hotkeys and controls on this keyboard.
Internet Hotkeys
Internet Hotkeys
  • Back: Returns to a previously viewed web page.

  • Forward: Reloads the web page viewed before a Back function.

  • Stop: Stops the transferring of the current web page.

  • Refresh: Reloads the current web page.

  • Home: Brings Internet Explorer to the defined Home Page Address in Internet Explorer Options.

Application Hot keys

Application Hotkeys
Application Hotkeys
  • Mail: Launches the E-mail application defined in Internet Explorer Options

  • My Computer: Opens My Computer

  • Calculator: Launches Microsoft Calculator

Multimedia Hotkeys

Multimedia Hotkeys
Multimedia Hotkeys
  • Stop: Stops the playing of the current play list selection

  • Previous: Goes back to the previous selection in the play list

  • Play/Pause: Plays or pauses the current play list selection

  • Next: Advances to the next selection in the play list

  • Mute: Sets the mute option of the main volume control

  • Volume Mixer: Launches the default mixer application

  • Volume Knob: Increases or decreases the main volume control

Additional Information - Keyboard/Mouse

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Article ID: SLN67091

Last Date Modified: 07/31/2010 12:00 AM

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