How can I disable/alter Alt-Tab win32 switching behavour?
Harold L Hunt II
Mon Apr 14 00:00:00 GMT 2003
I don't think our problem is so much trapping Alt+Tab as it is
presenting a comprehensive way to get out of Cygwin/XFree86 when Alt+Tab
is disabled. That would be the real challenge. It is doable, but it is
bigger than just disabling Alt+Tab.
Randall R Schulz wrote:
> At 12:30 2003-04-13, Alexander Gottwald wrote:
Ã Ã«ÃÃÃÃÃ wrote:
>> > Hello
>> > Have a need to run X-terminals with minimalistic windows programs
>> > running, just XWin in fullscreen. How can I make window manager recieve
>> > Alt-Tab/Alt-Shift-Tab pressings?
>> Windows will always handle taskswitch with alt-tab. You can not
>> disable it.
>> How the window manager handles keys depends on the window manager. Check
>> the documentation and the config files for the window manager.
> Gee, that sounds like a challenge...
> - <http://www.wpostal.com/anglais/api.htm>
> - <http://forums.devshed.com/t56125/sef9f4caeba845aa674a6bfd91711e797.html>
> - <http://is-it-true.org/nt/atips/atips113.shtml>
> etc. (<http://www.google.com/search?=&q=Windows+ALT-Tab+Disable>)
> However, IANAW32P.
> Randall Schulz
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