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What is the host key of Windows 7 Virtual PC and where can you change it?

What is the host key of Windows 7 Virtual PC and where can you change it?

Does anyone know which key is the host key of Windows 7 Virtual PC and where I could change it to a different one? Before Windows 7 the host key was changed in the option menu of Virtual PC but the new version is integrated into the explorer so there is no option menu for Virtual PC.

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Guest [Entry]

As far as I know, you cannot change it. It is fixed to Ctrl+Alt+Left.
Guest [Entry]

Windows 7, Default Virtual PC 2007 install. Pound on the Right Alt key all day for great fun, or press CTL-ALT-Left or Right Arrow and escape the window to return to the Host...
Guest [Entry]

"This is a very old question but to see this in current versions (Oracle VirtualBox Manager 5.2.22), go to File > Preferences > Input (from left column) > Virtual Machine tab.

Click on it to change. An errase icon also appears the the right in the box. Press that to delete it. Now select a new key while focus is in this control.

Note, it doesn't select every key for example a normal alphanumric numeric key is not a valid entry. But you can select the special keys."
Guest [Entry]

Its depends which tool you are using for Virtual Machine. In Oracle VM VirtualBox the Host Key is Right Ctrl Key.
Guest [Entry]

I'm using a Virtual Machine (Oracle VM VirtualBox) on Windows 10 and I found the Host Key by pressing the Right Ctrl key.