How to Switch Between Windows Easily & Quickly

It is very essential to switch between windows easily & quickly when you are working on a lot of windows simultaneously. There are 4 main methods by which you can switch between windows very quickly.

Method-1


Windows+tab

This is the easiest method to switch between windows. Press Windows button first and then keep on pressing Tab. You will see a 3d effect of windows. This is just amazing. When you want to view a particular window just release your Windows button.

Windows+Tab

Method-2


Ctrl+Windows+Tab

Press Ctrl+Windows+Tab to view the 3d effect just like method 1 but here the effect will persists even if you release your Windows button. Now you can press your up-down key to navigate through different windows. You can also scroll your mouse to quickly switch between windows.

Method-3 (More easier than method-2)


Creating a shortcut for Method-2
  • Right click on desktop --> Go to New --> Shortcut
  • It will ask you top enter the location. Enter the following as the location. %windir%\system32\rundll32.exe DwmApi #105
  • Click Next and Finish
  • Now can double click the shortcut to open 3d view

Method-4


alt+Tab

Press alt+tab to  switch between different windows in a 2d view. First press the alt button then keep on pressing tab button. If you want to open a particular window then release your alt button there.

alt+tab


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