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The task manager escape key sequence should never be disabled anyway (even using DirectInput).

Basically, your user ought to be able to press ctrl+alt+del at any time and get the task manager up.

If these keys don''t work, then your program has probably truely frozen the entire system.

-Mezz

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That''s not entirely true, you can actually bypass all key combinations with DirectInput, including ctrl-alt-del. Though you should never do that, if your code crashes, the user should have a chance of killing the process.

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