Pressing a key always generates a keyboard event, be it symbol keys or special keys like Shift or Ctrl and so on. The only exception is Fn key that sometimes presents on a laptop keyboard. There’s no keyboard event for it, because it’s often implemented on lower level than OS. May 10, · Disable all ctrl+key hotkeys with exceptions? - posted in Ask for Help: Hi, Id like to use AHK to manage an application. It has numerous ctrl+key combination hotkeys, but Id like to block all of them except for basic copy and paste. ie. ctrl+z,x,c,v. is there a nice way to map all ctrl key combinations to do nothing, whilst passing through certain exceptions? naively i tried something like: . Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed answers to any questions you might have Meta Discuss the workings and policies of this site.