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Add Flip 3D in Windows 8.1 Through Free Switcher Tool [Guide]

Posted in Windows6 years ago • Written by Jenny AaronNo Comments

Although Windows 8.1 brought a wide range of astonishing features for the users, but it was launched with some missing features that were quite important. One of these missing features is the Flip 3D in windows and the users were expecting to still get it in Windows 8.1 as it was existing in Windows 7 and Vista, but was not present in the latest version from Microsoft.

The users were able to view all of the currently active apps in 3D form and they could switch from one application to the other application quite easily even without closing the currently used app. The users were able to perform this task by using the “ALT + Tab” or “Windows Logo + Tab” keys simultaneously.

Some people are in the habit of using the Flip 3D and luckily, they can use it in Windows 8.1 too. However, they need to use a freeware that is known as “Switcher” for this purpose. This is a third-party app that has been specifically designed to enable the users to use the Flip 3D function in Windows 8.1.

Below tutorial explains how you can use this feature in Windows 8.1.

Step 1: Click here to download “Switcher” application for Windows 8.1.

Step 2: Once you have finished downloading, you need to double click the “.exe” file that has been downloaded to start its installation. After installation go to drive C > Program Files > Switcher.

3D Flip in Windows 8.1-3Step 3: Now you need to change the settings according to your needs. In the left pane, you will see the categories where in “General” you need to select the “View” type you want to apply to see the active apps. You can select “Tile” for a better view.

3D Flip in Windows 8.1-4Step 4: Now come to the “Shortcuts” tab, where you can add a shortcut to enable Flip 3D. You need to press the key combination you want to add into it. For example, if you want to use “Alt+Tab” combination, you need to keep pressing the “ALT” key and then press “Tab” key to add this combination in the given box. Then click the option “Ok” to activate it.

Shortcut keyNow you can experience your active apps by using the “Alt+Tab” key combination.

Flip 3d EnabledThis function will make your life easy. If you have any queries and suggestions then ping us via comments. If you like this guide, then please like our social media pages to support us.

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