How to Improve Windows
As a long-term Mac user who’s recently been using Windows a lot again (thanks to Windows Subsystem for Linux), there are a lot of things I miss from my Mac (and vice versa). Here are some ways to make Windows better.
Make clicking on Taskbar icon group load last active window by default
This is a feature I really missed from the Mac. It’s objectively more efficient. Easy to implement as it’s a simple registry change: https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/16334/make-the-taskbar-buttons-switch-to-the-last-active-window-in-windows-7/
Switch between windows of the active application (ie. Cmd+` on Mac)
Here’s an AutoHotKey script to implement this as Windows+` and Windows+Esc
#`:: ; Next window WinGetClass, ActiveClass, A WinSet, Bottom,, A WinActivate, ahk_class %ActiveClass% return #Esc:: ; Last window WinGetClass, ActiveClass, A WinActivateBottom, ahk_class %ActiveClass% return
To be continued…