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I am using gnome classical (without effects), and recently alt-tab stopped working to switch windows.

How to enable alt-tab to switch windows?

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marked as duplicate by Luis Alvarado Apr 19 '13 at 17:50

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Install Compiz Config Settings Manager:

To open terminal hit Alt+Ctrl+T and run following commands:

sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager

Or search for compizconfig-settings-manager in Software Center and install from there.

Then go to system tools > preferences > compizconfig

Go at the very bottom where it says windows management (or something similar.)

Put a checkmark in application switcher

That should fix it.

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I installed this manager this week and found nothing called "application switcher" under Window Management (or any other category). Any suggestions what I should do next? – asfallows Oct 10 '12 at 20:25

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