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Sets the name of a hotkey.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
HotKey 5.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "HotKey.SetName"; HotKeyRef; Name )   More


Parameter Description Example
HotKeyRef The reference value for the hotkey as returned by HotKey.Register function. $hotkey
Name The new name.


Returns OK or error.


Sets the name of a hotkey.
This is just your own name which you can query. The plugin does not use this information.


Register new hotkey with name:

Set Variable [$HotKeyID; Value:MBS("HotKey.Register"; "F5"; "shift control")]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("HotKey.SetScript"; $HotKeyID; Get(FileName); "HotkeyAction")]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("HotKey.SetName"; $HotKeyID; "Search People")]

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Created 21st October 2015, last changed 14th June 2022

HotKey.SetLocal - HotKey.SetPermanent