I have both Windows applications (ie. Ultra Edit text editor) and Linux applications running through Xming and Putty in an xterm window. In previous versions of Windows, I could activate a window by hovering over it. In Windows 10, I need to select the window to make it active. Is there a setting in Windows 10 to allow the window the mouse is in/over to be active without selecting it?


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To activate a Window with mouse hovering, you go to the Control Center.

Control-Center -> Ease of access -> Make the mouse easier to use -> Activate a window by hovering over it with the mouse

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