How do I enable multiple virtual desktops on Windows 7 and allows to configure the same shortcuts for cycling between desktops as the standard Windows 10 shortcuts (Ctrl + WIN + Left/Right Arrow)?

  • When you say multiple desktop, do you mean similar to how Android on mobile works (where it has multiple screens and you're calling each screen a different desktop)? – Dave Feb 15 '16 at 8:27
  • I mean multiple virtual desktops (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_desktop) - not sure how that works on Android. – Daniel Feb 15 '16 at 8:32
  • The link you shows that for Windows, there is en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VirtuaWin (not sure if meets your needs but your question is off topic here, sorry :( ) – Dave Feb 15 '16 at 8:42
  • Thanks, VirtuaWin did the trick! But why is this question off-topic? There are tons of question asking for shortcuts for Virtual Desktops (e.g. superuser.com/questions/948616/…). – Daniel Feb 15 '16 at 8:50
  • Asking about Virtual Desktops are fine but software recommendations are not (hence why I assume you got a downvote). Your first line is is there a program that enables multiple virtual... – Dave Feb 15 '16 at 8:51

I don't think you can do this on Windows 7 alone.

You can use VirtuaWin for your needs. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VirtuaWin

| improve this answer | |

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.