Enable Coverflow Alt-Tab Task Switcher in Ubuntu 18.04, 18.10

gnomelogo

Boring with the default Alt-Tab window switcher? In Ubuntu 18.04 and higher, you can easily enable Windows style flip 3D effect via Coverflow Alt-Tab extension in the default Gnome desktop.

Since Ubuntu 18.04 has merged Gnome Shell extensions into Ubuntu Software, simply search for and install coverflow alt tab in Ubuntu Software:

coverflow-alt-tab

Then you can get into the settings page either via the install page or Gnome Tweaks.

coverflow-setting

Finally press Alt+Tab on keyboard to see the effect:

slick-3d-alt-tab

About ml

ml is a part time stay-at-home dad who've been using Ubuntu Desktop for a few years. He writes in the free time and wishes to share some useful tips with Ubuntu beginners and lovers.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*