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I'm running LXDE on Mint atm, and I was wondering if there is a practical way to make the super key open the menu up, somewhat like it does in Windows.

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Mint questions go on unix.staxckexchange.com –  Jorge Castro Apr 19 '11 at 13:14
    
The Meta key normally refers to Alt on a US PC Keyboard. I assume you are referring to the Windows Logo key which is normally called Super in X11 terminology. –  penguin359 Apr 19 '11 at 22:40
    
Indeed, I will edit the post now. –  dawmail333 May 6 '11 at 8:43

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You will need to edit the LXDE menu file, which should be something like: ~/.config/openbox/lxde-rc.xml

and add something like:

<keybind key="Super_L">
    <action name="ShowMenu">
        <menu>root-menu</menu>
    </action>
</keybind>
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