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F8 and shift-F8 not being registered in Windows 10
Kalev Hunt
Posted 2016-06-28 20:10
[edit: completely wrong product because I have apparently lost my damn mind]
Vincent Povirk
Vincent Povirk  Staff Member
Posted 2016-06-29 11:18
I'm confused. CrossOver doesn't run the Windows OS, only Windows applications.

There's the "Bottle type" setting which controls the Windows version reported to applications, but that's configurable. There's no reason to set it to something different on different machines.
Derek Ho
Derek Ho
Posted 2016-06-30 07:25
Check the keyboard settings on both Macs and be sure they are set up the same.  The default setting actually has the Function keys performing other actions and you have to change it to make them default to F1-F12 without using the Fn key.
Kalev Hunt
Posted 2016-06-30 13:35
Sorry... had a complete mental breakdown, apparently, and the issue is in Parallels, not CrossOver.  I guess I can't keep my virtualization platforms straight.
J-P Simard
J-P Simard Omniscient Mystical Exalted Nigh-invincible Supreme Raging Atomic Dragon Turbo Chief Senior Advocate, Rank 4
Posted 2016-06-30 14:22
That's OK, if Crossover was virtualisation platform, which it isn't!

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