In computing, a task switch is the process of storing and restoring the state (context) of a process so that execution can be resumed from the same point at a later time. This is also known as context switching.

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How do I restart the newer ALT+TAB task switcher in Windows 8.1?

My task switcher seems to have crashed and now I can only get the task switcher from Windows XP. How do I restart the newer task switcher? I'm sure it will work after I restart, but I don't want to do ...
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Make KDE's task switcher respect Alt+Shift+Tab - with HE/EN keyboard layout

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Is there an alternative to Exposé for Windows 8 / 8.1? [closed]

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On Windows, how to set a keyboard-shortcut for focusing a process' window?

Scenario: I have open Firefox A and Firefox B and putty A and putty B. I'd like to be able to attach a custom global keyboard shortcut for focusing either of these windows. For example, set Ctrl+Alt+...
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How does process switch take place in VM?

For a normal standalone host, different processes do context switching using the scheduler. E.g., say there is Process 1 and Process 2, then control goes from Process 1 to Scheduler, and then from ...