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Using Alt-Tab to Cycle Through Programs

Use the Alt-Tab keys (also known as “cool switching”) to select which program you want to make active. In Windows 7, pressing Alt-Tab cycles through live thumbnails of each running program.

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  • circle-01.jpg Press Alt-Tab.
  • circle-02.jpg Thumbnails of active programs appear.
  • circle-03.jpg Press Alt-Tab until desired program is highlighted.
  • circle-04.jpg Release Alt-Tab, and program becomes active.
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