Choose a different key for closing the full screen and windowed previews


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Whenever you use the full screen and the windowed projector previews, if you hit the "ESC / ESCAPE" key, the preview will be closed. This is really a problem if you are capturing PowerPoint presentations, which use the same key to close them. So, if you accidentally click on the OBS preview and hit "ESC", then it will be closed. I found a way of solving this, but it needs an external AutoHotkey script to catch the ESC key. Here is how I solved it:

It would be easier if you could choose this hotkey in OBS. So, I added it here as a feature request:

Please vote for it.

Best regards