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Windows 7: Setup previews on 2nd monitor for multiple maximized windows on 1st?

14 Aug 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Setup previews on 2nd monitor for multiple maximized windows on 1st?

Hello,
I am looking to setup a preview panel on a 2nd monitor which will show the contents of each open window on the 1st monitor; similar to how you can preview the window by scrolling over it on the taskbar.

1st monitor is at 1080p and the 2nd closer to 720p. I have my desktop set to extend displays so they display at their native res.

My situation: I have 4 maximized windows for projects I work on, all open and maximized at the same time. It's a bit tedious to switch back and forth between them in certain instances when I'm just looking to see what % a process is at, for instance. As a result I'm looking to use my 2nd monitor as a means of seeing previews of these windows. I would like it divided into a 2x2 grid where each quarter of the screen is a preview of 1 of the 4 windows.

If this is possible, how would I go about doing it? Would I need 3rd party software?

Cheers!


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15 Aug 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Not possible?
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