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Windows 7: Can I get thumbnail previews to permanently appear somewhere?

14 Oct 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Can I get thumbnail previews to permanently appear somewhere?

I am looking to have certain taskbar thumbnail previews appear on a 2nd monitor, in grid formation, as a way to monitor the activity of all the programs at once.

I need the previews to stay active and open whether the program is minimized or maximized.


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21 Oct 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

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07 Nov 2013   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

2013: Send satellites across the solar system... can't display a set of generated pixels on a second monitor.
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07 Nov 2013   #4

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

Well if you were a programmer you could write this yourself by interfacing the DWM to get the thumbnails you wanted. But seeing as your case is highly unique finding a pre-made solution is very unlikely. It is not a question if its possible but rather, who else wants, what you want.
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