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No Alt-Tab Previews (need to get them back)

  1. #1

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    Microsoft Windows

    No Alt-Tab Previews (need to get them back)


    a few days ago I encountered a problem with Alt-Tab switching whose previews are no more present when I hit it. Besides, Ctr-Alt-Tab does not invoke the sticky mode any more. Visually, the problem is this:



    Restarting DWM and themes does not fix it. Has anyone else had this annoyance? How am I supposed to fix it?

    Thank you.

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  2. #2

    Posts : 2
    Microsoft Windows

    [solved] restore alt-tab previews

    Right, want something solved do it yourself, do not bother forums. And this is what I did:

    regedit > HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer > set AltTabSettings to 0.Alternatively, you can do that with Alt + Tab Tuner by unchecking ''Old Style Alt + Tab Dialogue'' box:

    AltTab appearance settings such as thumbs and grid size are sdtored in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\AltTab

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  3. #3

    Thanks for sharing this tip!
    Surely will help others when they experience the same problem.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

No Alt-Tab Previews (need to get them back)
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