ShortX: A Hotkey Program for Windows

This post introduces a new program I wrote in Go and C named ShortX. ShortX allows for the creation of keyboard shortcuts that can be used to trigger other keys or commands. The program runs in the background and triggers shortcuts that are specified in a simple ini file.

Expansion is accomplished using low-level Windows API calls so that resource utilization is kept low. ShortX is useful for launching program in Windows, for custom macros in games, and more. Program executables are available on the Software page.

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