Alt Tab

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Alt Tab

A computer command that changes the visible program. For example, one may press alt+tab to switch the visible program from Facebook to Microsoft Word. Alt tabbing may enable an employee to look busy when a manager passes by his/her desk.
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There is rarely any onscreen means for users to take notes, forcing them to alt-tabbing to Word documents on screen or jotting them a piece of paper: which cannot be readily shared with others, both of which takes them away from the sessions.
We eliminate the frustration of having to ask repetitive questions, perform constant alt-tabbing between applications and making costly typing errors.
Actions such as moving windows around on the desktop and alt-tabbing between graphics-rich X windows is instantaneous.