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how to capture systemwide "enter key" on number pad - using c# - win7

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I'm able to capture most of the keys except for one. Please provide sample code.

The way I did this on winxp was to block the key system wide and listen to it using keycode 13 and flag 129.



how to capture systemwide "enter key" on number pad - using c# - win7


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Use a low level keyboard hook via WH_KEYBOARD_LL.  One example:
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/7294/Processing-Global-Mouse-and-Keyboard-Hooks-in-C
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