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Article ID: 223552 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 4.0

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Windows 2000 hides keyboard navigation indicators by default.

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Be default, Windows 2000 hides keyboard shortcut listings for menus in windows and dialog boxes. You can press the ALT key to display the keyboard shortcuts, or you can disable the feature that hides them. To disable this feature:
  1. Click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, and then double-click Display.
  2. Click the Effects tab.
  3. Click to clear the Hide keyboard navigation indicators until I use the Alt key check box, and then click OK.

Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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