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A mnemonic is single key, not used in combination with CTRL, ALT, or SHIFT keys, that activates a menu command in an open menu. When a hardware keyboard is present, mnemonics are displayed. The mnemonic is shown as an underlined letter in each menu command. If you do not provide mnemonics for an application, they are auto-assigned.

When you assign mnemonics to menu commands, consider the following guidelines:

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