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How to Use the macOS App Switcher to Open Files

Most long time macOS users coque iphone 6 naruto artcorekirbies32592 will be aware of the Application Switcher. It’s invoked using the Command+Tab keyboard shortcut, and lists all of the apps currently running on your Mac, enabling you to quickly switch between naruto wallpaper iphone 3828 them.In this article, we’ll run through the Mac App Switcher’s most basic functions, and then highlight some of our favorite lesser known App Switcher tricks that you’re bound to find useful once you’re familiar with it.Basic Functions coque apple iphone 6 6s gris anthracite artcorekirbies31144 of the Application SwitcherWhen you hold Command and press Tab, the App Switcher overlay appears above all other open windows on your desktop, and remains visible until you release the Command key. Letting go coque silicone jaune iphone 7 plus switches you to the last active application, prior to the one you were just using. As you might expect, repeating this action switches you back to the previous active app.Repeatedly tapping coque iphone 6 transparente paillette artcorekirbies33292 Tab with the Command key held down cycles you through the list of apps in the App Switcher from left to right, coque snugg iphone 6 artcorekirbies31871 while releasing Command takes you to the selected app. If you hold down Shift when tapping Tab, the selection moves right to left.You can also press the right and left arrow keys to move the selection box forwards and backwards. A two finger drag on a trackpad does the same thing, or you can use your mouse cursor to highlight an app in the list and then click to select it.Invoke Expos and Open Files From the App SwitcherIf you press the coque joyguard house iphone 7 up or down arrow keys with an icon highlighted coque ringke fusion iphone xs max in the App Switcher overlay, iphone 6 coque naruto artcorekirbies34001 Expos will be activated for the selected app, which causes all of its windows to fan out across the screen. (Pressing the 1 key achieves the same result.)Open coque iphone 7 peste windows are shown front and center, while minimized windows appear along the bottom of the screen. You can use the arrow keys to switch between them and press Enter to open the one you want, or simply select one coque iphone plus 7 using your mouse cursor in the usual way.An oft overlooked function of the App Switcher is its ability to open files. Simply begin to drag a file from a Finder window, then invoke the App Switcher and drag the file onto the relevant app icon in the overlay. Let go of the file and it should open in the selected app.Close and Hide Apps Via the App SwitcherPressing the H key in the App Switcher hides all the windows of the selected app (pressing the H key again reveals them). Try cycling through the overlay with the Tab key and tap H as you go it’s coque iphone xs max biker a neat way to quickly clear a coque iphone 6 animation artcorekirbies35771 space on a desktop cluttered with windows.Lastly, highlighting an icon in the App Switcher and tapping Q has to be one of the fastest ways to individually quit open Mac apps, and coque homme iphone 7 probably qualifies as our favorite App Switcher trick.31 months agoRepeatedly tapping Tab with the Command key held down cycles you through the coque iphone xr lens list of apps in the App coque iphone 7 iphone xr coque marque paillettes argent Switcher from left to right, while releasing Command takes you to the selected app. If you hold down Shift when tapping Tab, the selection moves right to left.Trying to hold Command and Shift and pressing Tab to go backwards is a bit of a hassle. Instead, once you initiate the App Switcher by pressing Command Tab, you can continue holding Command and tap the key above the Tab key (the key with the Tilde, or on it). This will also go backwards on the list, and is far easier coque antichoc iphone 6 amazon artcorekirbies30420 than trying to hold Shift.Score: 8 Votes (LikeDisagree)31 months agoThe only thing I didn like about macOS switcher was switching between coque iphone 6 silicone marque artcorekirbies35065 windows of the same app. This is done using cmd+ buton my Swedish keyboard is to the left to the backspace and I have to press it together with shift to use it. coque iphone 7 noir rigide Cmd+shift+ is a really bad combination to press if you just want to switch windows quickly and there is no way to switch in reverse order.Luckily, this can be changed from: System Preferences silicone coque iphone 6 artcorekirbies36470 Keyboard Shortcuts Keyboard Move focus to next windowI changed it to just alt+tab. So now I have cmd switching apps, alt switching windows and ctrl switching tabs.Score: 7 Votes (LikeDisagree)The App Switcher in macOS is (for me at least) one of its strongest user interface aspects the fact that just the icons of the apps are listed (instead of each window) saves a lot of time when one has several apps open and need to switch between them. Listing each window makes it too difficult to quickly find the right one when a lot of apps and windows are open. But of course a window overview can be good at times, which is when Mission Control comes in. Edit: and you can always use a custom set “Move focus the next window” set up in System Preferences Keyboard Shortcuts Keyboard to switch between windows in the front application…