Use Windows Key for open MintMenu

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Use Windows Key for open MintMenu

Postby Speedrat on Thu Jul 14, 2011 7:55 am

Hi,

i want to use the windows key to open the MintMenu.
otherwise i have no use for this key under linux ;)

did someone know, how to do it?
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Re: Use Windows Key for open MintMenu

Postby doktordave on Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:20 am

On my machine, I can use [Ctrl]+[WinKey] to open the menu, YMMV.
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Re: Use Windows Key for open MintMenu

Postby xenopeek on Thu Jul 14, 2011 10:33 am

Right-click on mintMenu, choose Preferences. Change "Keyboard shortcut" to read: Super_L
Logout/login and now left Windows key will open the mintMenu.
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