Global Hotkeys In Windows
JIntellitype is a Java API for interacting with Microsoft Intellitype commands as well as registering for Global Hotkeys in your Java application. The API is a Java JNI library that uses a C++ DLL to do all the communication with Windows. NOTE: This library ONLY works on Windows.
Have you ever wanted to have CTRL+SHIFT+G maximize your Swing application on the desktop? Even if that application did not have focus? Well, now you can!
Have you ever wanted your Java application to react to those special Play, Pause, Stop keys on some newer keyboards like Winamp and Windows Media Player do? Well, now you can!