Brainless Geek Tips: Windows 7 Easter Egg Shows the XP Alt-Tab Prompt
Just in case you aren’t applying Windows 7 yet, the conventional Alt-Tab home window in Win7 is big, transparent, and really a big improvement on that ugly 7 version.
This Windows 7, with the 7 Alt-Tab!
This is among those completely useless tricks which has no beneficial application at all, but really still fun to figure out tips on how to do. It turns out that there’s a bug in Windows 7 that roll-outs the old XP-style Alt-Tab switcher under selected conditions.
Watch, I alerted you it was entirely and fully pointless!
To trigger this XP design one, you’ll want to do the pursuing:
We must note that this kind of trick goes to us due to Alexander right from NTWind, that’s the same dude that built the not-pointless-at-all VistaSwitcher Alt-Tab replacement request that all of us quite partial to.
And There you are! The hideous old XP-style one displays up.