How to Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Windows 10


Task Manager can be used to view and manage your processes, performance statistics, app history, users, processes details, and services in Windows 10.

When you Switch to a running process from the Processes tab in Task Manager, Task Manager will minimize to the taskbar by default.

Using Switch to on Microsoft Store apps will not minimize Task Manager even with Minimize on use turned on.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off minimize Task Manager on use of switch to process for your account in Windows 10.


 CONTENTS:

  • Option One: Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager using Keyboard Shortcut
  • Option Two: Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Task Manager


EXAMPLE: Switch to process in Task Manager
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Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Windows 10
Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager using Keyboard Shortcut

1. Open Task Manager in more details view.

2. Press the Alt+O keys to open the "Options" menu and then press the M key to toggle Minimize on use checked (on-default) or unchecked (off) for what you want.






Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Windows 10
Turn On or Off Minimize on use for Task Manager in Task Manager

1. Open Task Manager in more details view.

2. Click/tap on Options in the menu bar, and click/tap on Minimize on use to check (on-default) or uncheck (off) it for what you want. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn