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Tuesday, May 05, 2015 2:48 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This all seems nuts to me. Sunday, June 29, 2014 3:46 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I'm starting to think that windows actually is crap, and that i should switch to Apple. More researching led me here. Drag it to the upper-left corner, as most as it can be done, so the cursor is exactly in the whole corner. http://protectfileapps.com/windows-8/windows-8-consumer-preview-windows-update-not-working.html

As you do, Switcher appears: To enable Switcher with the keyboard, use the shortcut WINKEY + TAB. (This replaces the Windows Flip 3D interface from Windows Vista and 7. And how long has this persisted? On the “run” box enter the “regedit” command and press “enter”. Skype or Mail).

Windows 8.1 App Switcher

it should work now.edit1: it still doesn't work on some windows, being those admin windows like task manager and regedit. Microsoft, fix this glitchy behavior please! :) Saturday, May 24, 2014 7:16 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks for the remedy, Dr. Friday, March 13, 2015 7:53 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Check out lower. But after a while all gestures and hot corners stop working.

  • The only programs I've used today before it started were Chrome in desktop mode and Explorer to transfer some files to my NAS.
  • keyboard shortcuts always work?
  • Many of its critics feel that it was an unnecessary addition that just made Windows 8 and 8.1 a bigger headache to use.

I don't want any of this bullshit, and NO Win+C hotkey; but it just keeps popping up at unwanted moments. I just bought a new Windows machine yesterday (Nov 23, 2014) and the hot corners problem lives on. Saturday, May 24, 2014 3:25 AM Reply | Quote 30 Sign in to vote This happens all the time. Maybe this has already been mentioned, but ...

Am I right? Windows 8. Wednesday, May 14, 2014 2:23 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've got the exact same problem as everyone else here, too. http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/18137-app-switching-enable-disable-windows-8-a.html Saturday, May 02, 2015 12:49 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I'm having the exact same problem.

While the work around do work, they are temp fixes and unacceptable. This means you can jump to any app from any app.1 Rdio in fullscreen mode on Mavericks Dock still there if/when needed Furthermore, an OSX app in full-screen occupies a separate Windows 8.1's expanded Metro PC Settings has made both more manageable inside of Metro, but Desktop dependency can still be reduced significantly further.4. Jamesworkaround?

Windows 8 Switch Between Apps Disable

Less apparent if I swipe vertically but who knows if I am swiping exactly vertically each time? UPDATE: Nope, spoke too soon. Windows 8.1 App Switcher This solution worked for me for my Dell 7348 laptop. How To Stop Windows 8 From Switching Screens Even OSX's multitasking app queue doesn't accommodate this behaviour: its Desktop is considered a full-screen app and any non-full-screen app can't be swiped to using the Mac's four finger swipe gesture.

All works fine for about half an hour and then nothing! have a peek at these guys Sunday, July 06, 2014 12:41 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Update just came out and it didn't fix the problem. Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:14 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote another bump... No double taskbar, no disabled corners, leave all by default.

James Saturday, May 24, 2014 6:48 PM Edited by Dr. Follow the instruction given on the screen. Windows 8.1 - all updates are current. check over here Chrome in my example.

Several functions may not work. Sunday, April 26, 2015 3:58 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Completely agree, man. Did Microsoft just blow everyone off and ignore the problem?

Monday, November 24, 2014 4:50 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I just wanted to keep this ridiculously long thread going by confirming that hot corners STILL DOES

It only switches between the Desktop and a Metro app, or between Metro apps - it can't be used to switch between Desktop apps. I like how it boot faster, and the new task manager, copy dialog. Friday, June 13, 2014 4:22 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote It's weird for me because it doesn't work on my main monitor but it works on me Your Welcome Nothing changed.

Monday, January 12, 2015 9:21 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Just to let you all know, I found another glitch in Windows 8.1. It also makes those features stop working. Under processes, below Windows processes, right click Windows Explorer, and click "Restart". this content p.s. "right alt" as hotkey in vistaswitcher does not work; so I used F18 and set in Autohotkey: right alt = F18. #14 - Posted 25 September 2014 - 11:42 AM

This fixed it for me completely! I consistently feel stupid when I do, but then quickly become frustrated because I need to go through all open Metro apps before the Metro App Switcher returns me to the