Alt-tab showing window content

Ambrose LI at
Fri May 25 21:03:11 CEST 2018

2018-05-25 13:42 GMT-04:00 Robert Moskowitz <rgm at>:
> How do I get the alt-tab to only show the app icon (like the thunderbird
> icon or firefox) and not the also content of the window?
> Too much information.  And I did not save my tweak settings...

Are you using XFCE’s compositor? I’ve noticed that if I enable
compositing alt-tab will show window contents.

Using an external compositor does not seem to trigger this behaviour.

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