Using a Alt+Tab like in Mac OS X

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Wed Apr 8 19:34:00 BST 2009

Pierre-Luc Daoust wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm wondering if there's a way to use the Alt+Tab (or another key 
> combo) like the Cmd+Tab in Mac OS X. As I searched on the web, I 
> realized I'm probably the only one who likes it, but I find it 
> practical for some application like GIMP or Pidgin, where I want 
> sometimes to bring to the front all the windows of the application.
> I know that I can use the virtual desktops to keep together windows
> of a same application, but I'm still curious to know if there's a way
> to do it on KDE.
KDE offers two features:

1.	Alt+Shift+Tab will cycle between the two most recently used windows 
in the current desktop.

2.	Ctrl+Tab will allow you to switch between desktops using a displayed 
list of desktops.


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