Windows 10: Switch Between Open Apps is crap in windows 10 (HTPC)
Switch Between Open Apps is crap in windows 10 (HTPC), what to do?
My desktop pc is also functions as a htpc.
I also have two lcd monitors.
In previous windows 7, i could do flip3d to go through each app.
I have a remote control I use for my media playback/kodi etc..
I assigned a key to flip3d (windows key + tab), so that I can easy switch apps.
E.g. the current focused app is a browser
I press the switch app key on my remote to go bring the media player in focus so that I can watch my media/movies etc..
But in this version of windows 10, i press that same key will give the newer crappy app swticher that shows
all apps on desktop 1 and all apps on desktop 2 (and in my case monitor 1 and monitor 2).
The problem is if my media player is on desktop 2, there is no way i can select it unless i pressed the TAB key.
else I can only select apps on desktop 1.
But my remote control is very limited number of buttons so I can't assign another key as a TAB key.
Plus I don't want to if I could since it as waste of a key on the remote and the older flip3d was so much better.
I have also tried assign the key as (ALT+TAB) but it does not work all that great when assigned to a remote control key button.
I works more better when u use it on a keyboard, since u can hold that the ALT key down while pressing TAB.
This cannot be done on a remote control.
So what is the suggestion to fix this problem?
A picture of my remote control
Last edited by madmax2; 14 Aug 2016 at 01:16.
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