Keyboard Launchpad is a program that allows users to easily assign hot keys to any number of common computer functions. For example, users can use Keyboard LaunchPad to assign hot keys to things such as:
- Media Player controlling
- Clipboard snippets
- System Commands
- and more
A free SDK exists that allows users and companies to assign system wide hot keys to virtually any function in any given program. Version 1.6 adds categorization of hot keys, Windows Vista support, and the ability to assign hot keys to control iTunes® music player. Keyboard LaunchPad is a free download. The full version allows for an unlimited # of hot-keys and is $9.95 or can be purchased as part of Stardock's Object Desktop suite of desktop enhancement utilities.