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  1. High CPU Usage

    WindowTabs is consuming extremely high CPU (~25%) and Memory (~300,000 K) and as long as WindowTabs is running, my computer slows to a crawl but if I close WindowTabs my computer is back to full speed. I am using Windows 7 64-bit, 8 GB, i7 processor computer. This is absolutely unacceptable. This is by far the worst thing about WindowTabs and this alone is enough reason to not use your product but I believe you can solve this issue. You need to make this product robust and high performing.

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    • [PROBLEM]: Decrease the memory usage!

      You must find a way to decrease the memory usage of the program because currently using 25.000 and my antivirus that is more heavy is almost using 3.500 !!!!!!!! i think the MAX that this program MUST use is 10.000 MAX and minimum 5.000 , Its very good program but i must unistall it because it take me too much memory.

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        under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
      • wintabs cant work !excel 2010 win7 64bit

        i 've down the latest ver here:
        tried msi and exe both.
        excel 2010 in win7(64bit) cant switch!

        pls help me .

        http://windowtabs.com/download/

        8 votes
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        • XYplorer not displayed in WindowTabs task switcher

          This is really strange. WindowTabs displays tabs for XYplorer but does not display it in its task switcher as shown here: https://db.tt/Pvk6TJYL

          XYplorer can be downloaded here: http://www.xyplorer.com/download.php

          This also happens for the free version of XYplorer too and I don't think it was ever displayed in WindowTabs task swticher.

          7 votes
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          • excel has problem

            windows7, excel 2003 and 2007 , tabs can't switch。word is ok。

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            • A problem with excel 2010

              when using WT on excel 2010 opening 2 or more documents, WT create two instead of one tab for the last document, and i can't switch between docs by clicking on tabs, see screen shot here http://www.flickr.com/photos/99564487@N08/9380898809/

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              • Using windows 8 (64 bit) windows 8 crashes on startup. Manually restarting everything works.

                I have Windowtabs in my startup on my 64 bit Windows 8 system. Message appears prior to completion of the boot proces sindicating that Windowtabs has stopped working. If I manually load it again everything is fine.

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                • Auto group multiple exe's (i.e. Trilian/Outlook/AIM)

                  User can define multiple exes that should always auto-group, such as:
                  Communication Group, (Trillian.exe, AIM.exe, Outlook.exe)
                  Development Group, (Sublime.exe, cmd.exe)
                  Design Group, (Illustrator.exe, Photoshop.exe)
                  Notes Group, (Word.exe, Excel.exe, Notepad.exe)

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                    under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                  • Named groups of windows

                    Hello,
                    I propose to implement a groups of windows, which are characterized by the following:
                    1. Ability to create an empty named groups of windows.
                    2. Ability to add windows to each named group of windows via user-defined keyboard shortcut.
                    3. The ability to switch to each named group of windows via user-defined keyboard shortcut.
                    4. The ability to switch between windows in active group through something like alt+tab window which display the full names of all windows in this group via keyboard shortcut.
                    5. The ability to set several sizes and positions for each named group of windows swinching…

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                    • Unable to group Citrix windows

                      When launching Citrix applications, some windows show up for grouping, some do not. This would be my only use for purchasing this application.

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                      • Open large app become so slow

                        In win7,open large app (like visual studio 2012 with plugins),cpu will up to 10% to 20%.By the way, my cpu is i5 3470 with 8G RAM

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                          under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                        • 3 votes
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                          • support windowtabs

                            Correct WindowTabs 2013.04.02 please

                            Everithing seems to work fine, except this two cases:

                            1- Some times you don’t have to do anything, and some other times you have to minimize one Tab Group, and then maximize it again: It enters into a loop… and it’s continuously minimizing and maximizing that tab group. Impossible to work with it. There are only two ways to top it:
                            a. kill WindowTab.exe process
                            b. Press Ctrl-alt-del and immediately return to windows (just ctrl-alt-del and the escape key to return windows)… this way this loop stops (have no idea why)

                            2- You press right-down button…

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                              under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                            • super concept / idea but full of bugs (more like beta version)

                              1, WINDOWS 7 64bit - Auto-hidden taskbar is shown when you click a tab (its mentioned before but problem still there)
                              2, OUTLOOK 2010- crashes, unstable, just unusable
                              3, WINDOWS EXPLORER- the more tabs the more it start to do strange things (can not move selected objects ext)

                              Just bought 2 licences the other day (i was so happy when i found this program) i dont want my money back i would pay more but it must work / be stable at least. please let my know how long it will take to fix or I will have to ask…

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                                under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                              • Updates should not require entering the license key again. That's an annoying waste of time.

                                I think this is the only software that I have that does that. The software is already licensed and activated. An update should recognize that and not make me dig out the license key every time.

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                                • WindowTabs not working with password protected word/excel documents

                                  Maurice,
                                  I found a major (at least for me) issue with WindowTabs not working with password protected word or excel (I haven't tested but this issue could very well be with all MS Office documents that are password protected).

                                  Basically, if I have a password protected word document and I double click to open it then the password dialog is not shown and a blank screen is shown when WindowTabs is enabled, however, if I turn off WindowTabs then I am able to see the password dialog box when I double click the word document. Can you fix this issue…

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                                  • Allow multiple sessions

                                    Allow for multiple instances (like 2) of windowtabs. Sometimes it is nice to have tabbed windows on each screen in a multi screen scenario.

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                                    • I was curious if there could be a way to include multiple gaming tabs, in my case a game called Dofus.

                                      Because I wanted a easier way to play my games with it. This would make my gameplay very smooth and I would appreciate if it was implemented.

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                                      • cntrl+w to close a tab

                                        allow cntrl+w to close a tab

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                                        • windowtabs's bug

                                          when the "window start" Assignment Column is put on the left side,to move the tab of window into others tabs,the moving tab was to be bigger.

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