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Use the ALT key in a VirtualBox Windows VM

In Ubuntu your ALT key is locked when you're working in VirtualBox. There are two workarounds for this:

  • Press the Windows key in addition to the ALT key
  • Run the attached registry file and restart Windows. Your left Windows key is now the ALT key.
  • If you'd like to map keys differently, here are further instructions Archive

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