RE: side-effect of tabbed browsing

Subject: RE: side-effect of tabbed browsing
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: "Andrew Warren" <awarren -at- synaptics -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2008 08:57:05 -0400

Andrew Warren offered:

> McLauchlan, Kevin wrote:
> > The [Alt]-[Tab] dialog shows only undifferentiated icons, so it can
> > become a guessing-game in a crowded working desktop. If I insist, as
> > I do, upon having lots of stuff open, then I work more efficiently
> > that way in Linux, with my usual four separate desktops, and each
> > desktop tending to have stuff clustered by project or pass-time.
> > Unfortunately, I don't get to run Linux much at the office. In Win
> > XP, it all lives in the one desktop, with no easy way to cluster
> > related things.
> Kevin:
> Go to (which points to
> .
> To solve your first problem, download the Alt-Tab Replacement.
> To solve your second problem, download the Virtual Desktop Manager.

Thanks, but, in both cases:

! The powertoys require Windows XP ... blah, blah, blah

I poked around the Microsoft site for a couple of minutes but didn't
find any equivalents for Windows XP 64-bit.

A good idea whose time has not come. :-)


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