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An accelerator allows the user to activate a menu item when the focus is anywhere in the application. The accelerator is often activated by a key combination, such as CTRL+C for copying.

One of the accelerators, the MENU key, replaces the classic Control key.

The keyboard driver needs to post the following sequence of messages:

Note that not all Windows Mobile devices support accelerator keys, especially devices with 9–key keyboards.

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