Windows 7 issue

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Mar 10, 2010, 5:20:10 AM3/10/10
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Let me start out by saying what a great time-saver Colibri is for me;
great stuff indeed!

I'd like to point out an issues already described earlier by Wouter
294adfc9ed7f1c37): under Windows 7, it seem that the hotkey registered
to Colibri (Ctrl+space in my case) stops working (de-registered?)
after a while.

Worked fine under Vista. Anyone run into this as well?

Any suggestions on how to solve this one are greatly appreciated; I
find I'm using Launchy way more often now (restarting Colibri
temporarily "fixes" the problem), but it's a bit of a handicap
compared to Colibri. Especially after finding out how easy it is to
add personalised searches (also from another post - doesn't hurt, does
it? read [
] for more info) such as:
INSERT INTO search_engines VALUES ('Dictionary', 'Dictionary',
'', 'Generic', '', 'http://');
I'd find it a great pity to abondon Colibri now...



Mar 28, 2010, 5:04:04 AM3/28/10
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I see same issues in Win7 Pro now.

Colibri stops working (it works, but ctrl+space does not).

Any idea, what the bug is and what is causing it? Never had such an
issue in WinXP Pro...

I love Colibri! One app that I cannot live without!

I think that going into Hibernation and back, triggers the bug. Not
sure, will have to test more.

Any idea, if we can fix this somehow? :)



Mar 28, 2010, 11:04:58 AM3/28/10
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Same here, but it does not happen consistently, which complicates
things. I use Win-Space, after disabling the Aero peek hotkey.

I haven't had a chance to try, but right clicking on the colibri tray
icon gives you a menu where you can disable and re-enable the hotkey,
which should be faster than restarting the program.


Mar 29, 2010, 8:52:31 AM3/29/10
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Yes, it doesn't happen consistently.

I am not sure what triggers the bug. :(

If I can help somehow, just tell me how! :)



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