Global hotkeys no longer global?

infinity

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E.g. when spotify is playing in background, I can only use the play/pause button when spotify is active. it didn't use to be like that. same goes for other applications with sound playing.

any idea how to fix it in win11?
 

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This problem seems to affect others as well, You might take the time to open the feedback hub and report it, or upvote one of the other complaints there.
 

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Edwin

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Yeah, sumpthin weird goin on there...,
used to work when we had the Desktop OSD...

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now you have to open the now playing thing...

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... hotkey seems to work only for the app that has mouse focus...,
I program mouse buttons!
 

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