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For interfacing with Windows programs, check out the Win32::OLE module on CPAN, and as suggested above, search nodes on this site, as others may have done parts of your task already.
0 - I'm a blankster
0 - My devices have no keyboard
0 - I use a chorded keyboard that transcends your concept of keys
26 - I need the other keys for Perl sigils!
31 - I write code in the original APL
31 - ß counts only as one letter!
∞ - I use an Optimus keyboard
ℵ1 - I reject your Latin-centric notion of letters
Results (31 votes),