Task Manager - Small Footprint Mode

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How to Switch Between Normal and Small Footprint Mode in Vista and Windows 7 Task Manager
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This shows you how to switch between the normal and small footprint mode in Task Manager to save window space.
How to Switch Between Normal and Small Footprint Mode in Vista and Windows 7 Task Manager

information   Information
This shows you how to switch between the normal and small footprint mode in Task Manager to save window space.
Note   Note
This can sometimes be mistaken as a problem with Task Manager.





Here's How:
1. Open Task Manager by:​
A) Press CTRL+SHIFT+ESC.​
OR
B) Right click on the taskbar and click on Task Manager.​

2. Click on the tab you want to see. (see screenshots below)​
3. Double click on a border of Task Manager to switch between modes.​
NOTE: See the border areas highlighted in yellow below.​
Normal Taskbar Footprint Mode:
Click2.jpg
Small Taskbar Footprint Mode:
Click1.jpg

That's it,
Shawn



 
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Shawn Brink

Comments

Thanks Brink, I thought I had some sort of weird virus messin' with my Task Manager. I guess it was only me double clicking the border inadvertently.
 
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