What does it take to get the most out of your computer? Know him. Operating systems are implementing more and more tools to improve the experience of their users.
However, this can get a bit of a struggle, as many of the extraordinary functions they can hide are activated by shortcuts that many are unaware of or have a form of activation that is difficult to discover.
One of those tools that can facilitate the way you work, study or simply carry out activities for your recreation, is the multitasking mode.
This extraordinary function allows you to use different applications simultaneously, without the need to change the window of the different programs from time to time.
Activating it is very easy, and in this article you will have all the necessary information for you to live the simple but useful experience of using this tool.
Generally, the multitasking mode icon should be visible on the taskbar. I can not find it? No need to worry! You can always access the manual activation of this tool.
Doing so is extremely simple, you just have to right click on the toolbar of your Windows computer, and click on the option to show the task view button.
In this way, the button will be automatically added next to the start button or menu of your computer, ready to start using it.
How to configure multitasking mode in Windows 10?
However, up to this point, it will not be possible for you to simultaneously view the different programs or applications that you may be using. To do this, you must access the settings of the tool. How? With these simple steps:
- Click on the “Settings Panel” button on your computer.
- In the options menu that appears on the left side of your screen, you will see the option “Multitasking”. Click on it.
Within the configuration menu of this tool, you will have at your disposal different options that you can activate or deactivate according to your tastes and needs. Among them are:
Activating this function is what will allow you to view different programs or applications in parallel or simultaneously.
Automatic position adjustment
Within the three boxes shown below, you will be able to appreciate one related to the automatic adjustment of the available spaces when docking a new window,
Automatic size adjustment
Checking this box will allow you to keep two windows docked and change the size of one of them, the other will adjust automatically, taking up more space. This, in a way, would help you prioritize the window in which you have the most interest.
This option is used to show you the history of the programs, documents or files that you have used recently and in the last days you have used your computer.
The rest of the options that the activation of the multitasking tool offers you on your Windows computer, refer to the creation of new desktops.
This is simply extraordinary, as it will allow you to be more organized when working on your Windows 10 computer. Suddenly or temporarily it is likely that you will need to stop doing your work on the computer to perform a quick search, but don’t you think? your desktop is very saturated? So many open documents, browser tabs, etc.
This option will allow you to create another desktop from scratch and start performing the searches you need independently without having to change user, log out or, worse, close all your programs.
Do you dare to use it?
This extraordinary tool provided by computers with Windows operating system is ready for you to make the most of them and you can optimize your performance when working or studying on your Windows 10 computer. You already understand perfectly how to use the multitasking tool in Windows. , Time to put it into practice!