On KeyDown

If I want an action when pressing the Insert key I use:

if key=VK_Insert then

but if I want an action when pressing Ctrl+Insert I cannot use:

if key=VK_Control+VK_Insert then

What should I write?

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Try the following:

if (ssCtrl in Shift) and

The shift parameter is a set of options (tShiftstate) indicating which control, shift, and alt keys have been pressed.


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Me too late....;-(

procedure TForm1.FormKeyDown(Sender: TObject; var Key: Word;
  Shift: TShiftState);
if ((ssCtrl in shift) and (key=VK_Insert))then
  showMessage('ctrl and insert');
rainbowsoftwareAuthor Commented:
Thanks very much for the solution from JoeBooth.
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