CeekSoft Quick Key Software

to download quick key, click here.

Quick Key requires Windows XP/Vista and .Net framework 2.0 or above to run.

Quick Key software allows user to quickly access their applications, documents and web sites.

Quick key is a standalone software. It cannot run under multi users network system. Each PC must has its own copy of software.

Quick key can be set to auto run at windows start up. It will be minimized to system tray icon.


Common shortcut keys use in Windows applications

F1 Help
F7 Spell check
Ctrl B Bold
Ctrl I Italic
Ctrl Z Undo
Ctrl O Open File
Ctrl F Find
Ctrl P Print
Ctrl A Select All
Ctrl X Cut
Ctrl C Copy
Ctrl V Paste
Ctrl N New File
Ctrl S Save
Ctrl W Close Window
Alt F4 Exit/Shut Down
Ctrl R Refresh/Reload

Important note: User should check the shortcut keys use in applications before creating new shortcut key in the Quick Key software. To avoid conflicts in shortcut keys.


We recommend user use the ctrl+shift , ctrl+alt and alt+shift keys sequence as shortcut keys.

To create a quick key record

Press the Add button.

Description: Enter a description to identify this shortcut.

Command: Enter the application file full path name. You can use the lookup button to find the file. Example: For MS Word, the file C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\WinWord.Exe.

For web site address, the command must starts with http.


Parameter: Enter the application parameter. Example, you want to open a word file call c:\mydocument\mywordfile.doc. Then enter the file full path name  c:\mydocument\mywordfile.doc as parameter. Leave this field blank if you just run MS Word without opening any document.

Shortcut key: Enter the shortcut key by press the key sequence require. Example press ctrl+alt+A. To clear the shortcut field, press the backspace key

Press the Save button to save the quick key record.


To edit a quick key record

Press the Edit button. Make the necessary changes and press the Save button to save it


To remove a quick key record

Highlight a quick key record. Press the Remove button. Choose Yes to confirm to remove the record.

Valid keys sequence in Quick Key

  1. Ctrl+A to Ctrl+Z, Ctrl+0 to Ctrl+9, Ctrl+F1 to Ctrl+F12
  2. Shift+F1 to ShiftF12
  3. Alt+A to Alt+Z, Alt+0 to Alt+9, Alt+F1 to Alt+F12
  4. Ctrl+Alt+A to Ctrl+Alt+Z, Ctrl+Alt+0 to Ctrl+Alt+9, Ctrl+Alt+F1 to Ctrl+Alt+F12
  5. Shift+Alt+A to Shift+Alt+Z, Shift+Alt+0 to Shift+Alt+9, Shift+Alt+F1 to Shift+Alt+F12
  6. Shift+Ctrl+A to Shift+Ctrl+Z, Shift+Ctrl+0 to Shift+Ctrl+9, Shift+Ctrl+F1 to Shift+Ctrl+F12

Command and parameter examples
Description Command / Parameter
Run MS Excel 2003 command = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\EXCEL.EXE

parameter = not required

Open a MS Excel file command = c:\my documents\myExcelFile.xls parameter = blank
Open 2 Word files at once command = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\WinWord.Exe

parameter = c:\filename1.doc   c:\filename2.doc

Run notepad and open a text file command = C:\Windows\notepad.exe

parameter = c:\myTextFile.txt

Firefox is default web browser.
Run Internet Explorer and open web site
command = C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE

parameter = http://www.mywebsite.com


Open a web site command = http://www.mywebsite.com
(the web site must start with http)

parameter = not required

To auto login to Topsales Pro using command line

topsales.exe id="userID" pw="password" db="databaseFolder"

example: topsales.exe id="MYID" pw="MYPASSWORD" db="00000001"