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Switching Between Open Apps (Task View)

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There are several ways in Windows 11 to switch between open applications:-

 

1)Press the following keys to cycle through all running programs - stop on the one you wish to switch to.

 

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2)Click the relevant program icon in the Taskbar at the bottom.

 

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3)Press the following keys .

 

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- or -

 

Click icon on Taskbar to show Task View.

 

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You will then see following screen where you can choose which application or window you wish to switch to.

 

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Touch Control

 

Below are for touch screen enabled devices and can also be used on some laptops with touchpads which support gestures:-

 

Swipe up with three fingers to switch to open Task View.

 

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