Alt + Tab

Hal Burgiss hal at
Mon Jun 1 01:18:32 UTC 2009

On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 11:04:42PM +0300, Alexandra Zaharia wrote:

> Wait, does the Alt+Tab combination work if you disable compiz?

Is that disabled by simply disabling 'effects'. Disabling that did not
help. But then re-enabling it did! Wow.
> To find out, go to System >> Preferences >> CompizConfig Settings
> Manager >> click Advanced Search:
> - uncheck the "Short description and name" checkbox
> - uncheck the "Long description" checkbox
> - check the "Settings Value" checkbox
> - type "tab" in the search field and hit enter.
> If you see on the right pane among the list of results something using
> up <Alt>Tab as a key binding, then you've found the reason for this
> combination not working as you'd expect it to.

Went through all this first, and nothing I could changed a thing. I
even tried setting this to various other key combos, but nothing


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