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alt tabbing

  1. #1


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    windows 8

    alt tabbing


    when i am in a full screen app such as games my the box that comes up when i alt tab looks like summit from windows 98 but when i am on my desk top it is the normal windows 8 box could any one tell me why this is happening and if there is a fix ?
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    Last edited by chazragg; 19 Jan 2013 at 17:33.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 1,925
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Most likely, the game is disabling the DWM, which also disables previews. Many games disable the advanced features because they are monopolizing the GPU.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 5
    windows 8


    cheers man
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