Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Exit all programs shortcut. Does it exist?

21 Apr 2010   #11

Windows 7 Home, Windows 7 Professional, Fedora, SUSE

This awesome tool doesn't kill the processes, but it can hide all windows using a hotkey you assign.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Apr 2010   #12

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by The Blessed One View Post

Sometimes I just want to shut every window on screen but of course you can't. So you have to step-by-step shut individual windows...Isn't there a way to just shut all open windows or something? I've wanted something like this for a long time.
I have something that does just what you want. I will have to look for it. It is very late here and time for bed! PM me later and remind me to look for it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Apr 2010   #13
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

My System SpecsSystem Spec

08 May 2010   #14

windows 7

I have used a freeware program called CloseAll. It closed all open programs as soon as you hit the shortcut.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Exit all programs shortcut. Does it exist?

Please note  Please note
        When your issue is fixed please remember to thank those that helped you and mark the thread as solved.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Internet Explorer and other programs crash on exit
On a fresh installation of Windows 7 x64, Internet Explorer keeps crashing on every exit. This happens with IE 11, but I tried to downgrade it to IE 9, but the problem pertsists. Starting IE without plugins also does not help. The same happens with some other programs, for example, Adobe Acrobat...
Magnifier Exit Shortcut
Anyone know of a keyboard shortcut to exit the Magnifier? I've Googled and all I find is Win + + to open/zoom in and Win + - to zoom out. It's a pain to have to go down to the Taskbar to close the Magnifier. Surely there must be a keyboard shortcut for this...
General Discussion
Windows 7 showing programs on a monitor that doesn't exist.
I open a program and it opens on the monitor. I think restore the size, rather than having in maximum size. The program disappears, but is still in the task bar. I click on the program icon in the task bar to make it appear in the monitor, but the program shows to open on a non-existent monitor...
Graphic Cards
Random BSOD After Exit Game or Close Programs
Help me this BSOD random happened, even i reinstall windows also keep coming... Not every close game and program, but mostly caused of exit from game and close programs... I did memtest for ram all good passed the test.. Phenom X4 955 BE 3.2ghz Biostar Ta790gx a3+ Sapphire vapor-x 5770 Team...
BSOD Help and Support
Default Programs Shortcut - Create
How to Create a Default Programs Shortcut in Windows 7 This will show you how to create or download a Default Programs shortcut. You can also Pin to Taskbar or Pin to Start Menu this shortcut, or move where you like for easy use. EXAMPLE: Default Programs To Download the "Default...
Programs and Features - Create Shortcut
How to Create a "Programs and Features" Shortcut in Windows 7 and Windows 8 This will show you how to create or download a Programs and Features shortcut in Windows 7 and Windows 8. EXAMPLE: Programs and Features To Download a "Programs and Features" Shortcut 1. Click/tap on the...

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:02.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App