Enable ALT-TAB in GNOME Classic in Ubuntu 12.10

Turn on the ALT-TAB feature in GNOME Classic on your Ubuntu 12.10 system

Here's how you can enable ALT-TAB in GNOME Classic in Ubuntu 12.10.

To install GNOME Classic:

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter. sudo apt-get install gnome-shell

3. Log out and choose GNOME Classic on the login screen.

To Install and use CCSM:

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter.

sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager compiz-plugins

3. Use this command to start CCSM:

ccsm

4. Click Window Management in the left pane.

5. In the right side, Click the checkbox next to Application Switcher.

That's it. ALT-TAB should now work for you in GNOME Classic.

For more, see the original article at the link below.

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How To Enable The ALT-TAB Behavior In GNOME Classic - Ubuntu 12.10/12.04 | Up Ubuntu

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