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Is it possible to change the function of the F1 key?

A - answer It is not possible to use the standard user interface for customizing standard function keys (accelerators).
Instead edit your ACAD.MNS file (using your favorite text editor) and in the ACCELERATORS section add the INTERNAL+"F1" item. E.g. to add endpoint osnap on [F1]:
ID_OsnapEndp [INTERNAL+"F1"]
or to 'disable' [F1]:
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23.4.2002    13465x  
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applies to: AutoCAD · AutoCAD LT · AutoCAD Architecture · MDT ·

See also:
Tip 7953:Toggle model/paperspace with a keyboard shortcut.
Tip 6982:Switching layers using keyboard shortcuts.
Tip 5976:Keyboard shortcuts defined in AutoCAD.
Tip 2199:Is it possible to assign an object snap to a function key?
Tip 1170:Is it possible to switch between layouts using hotkeys?

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