Settings: Keyboard

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ConEmu Settings: Keyboard

Intercept keys

Install keyboard hooks

Allows interception of Win+Number, Win+Arrows, Alt+Esc, Alt+Tab, etc.

Win+Tab - switch consoles (Tabs)

Disable Windows 7 Aero switch (Win+Tab) when ConEmu in foreground

Win+Numbers - activate console

Enables switching of tabs (30 consoles) by their numbers (1,2,…,9,10,11,…). ‘Host-key’ is ‘Win’ key, by default.

Win+Arrows - resize window

Resize ConEmu window with arrow keys

Alt+NumpadAdd - unicode hex codebase

Use Alt+NumpadAdd+HexNumbers to enter unicode symbol by its hex codebase Ignored in Far Manager Has no effect on explicit shortcut

Seize keys / Send to console

Alt+Tab

When checked, You can use “Alt+Tab” in Far internally. Warning! This blocks ability of switching to another window

Alt+Esc

When checked, You can use “Alt+Esc” in Far internally

Ctrl+Esc

When checked, You can use “Ctrl+Esc” in Far internally

PrntScrn

When checked, You can use “PrintScrn” in Far internally

Alt+PrScrn

When checked, You can use “Alt+PrintScrn” in Far internally

Miscellaneous

Fix Alt on AltTab/AltF9 (to avoid execution of Far Manager macro, linked to Alt-release)

When You set a macro on Alt (RAlt) it can unexpectedly activates on AltTab or AltF9. This issue can be fixed by sending to console Control depress before Alt release.

Read line enhancements (command prompt, ReadConsoleW)

Ctrl+BackSpace - delete word leftward to the text cursor

Delete word leftward to the cursor (ignored in Far), 3rd-state means ‘try to detect if console is in ReadConsole’, if you want to use this with bash - turn checkbox to ‘On’ (don’t use third state)