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TopDesk 1.5 Released

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TopDesk 1.5, a task switcher that emulates OS X Exposé and Vista Flip3D functionality, is now available. The major features in version 1.5 are:

  • Improved Game Compatibility - TopDesk now automatically disables itself when other full screen 3D accelerated applications are open.
  • Traditional Alt-Tab Switching In Flip Layout - TopDesk now supports traditional Alt-Tab switching between the two frontmost windows while using Flip layout.
  • Improved Video Card Compatibility - TopDesk is now runs on more lower-end video cards.
  • Improved Application Compatibility - TopDesk now works with more applications.
  • Compatibility With Non-Administrator User Accounts - TopDesk now runs under non-administrator user accounts.
  • Improved Disable Behavior - TopDesk hot keys are now available for use by other applications while TopDesk is disabled.
  • Improved Hot Key Configuration - Hot keys can now be disabled.
  • Configuration Minimized Window Transparency - Minimized window transparency can now be turned on or off.
  • Configurable Restart Window Enumeration - TopDesk can now enumerate only visible windows when it starts/restarts, preventing minimized windows from appearing while resuming/unlocking a computer.
  • Configurable "No Windows To Tile Or Hide" Warning - The "beep" TopDesk sounds when no windows are available to tile or hide can now be turned on or off.
  • Bug Fix - Other applications are now prevented from stealing focus while TopDesk is tiling windows.
  • Bug Fix - The mouse scroll wheel now works when tiling is activated using mouse hotspots.
  • Bug Fix - TopDesk no longer crashes when Explorer crashes.
  • Bug Fix - TopDesk no longer exits with an error message when delayed by other applications at system startup.
  • Bug Fix - TopDesk now works better when locking/unlocking, resuming from standby or hibernation, and when using Remote Desktop.
  • Bug Fix - Desktop wallpaper changes are now always correctly detected.
  • Bug Fix - Centered desktop wallpaper on non-primary monitors is now displayed correctly.
  • Bug Fix - Hebrew/Arabic language windows are now displayed correctly.
  • Bug Fix - The ESC key now cancels selection in Flip layout.
  • Bug Fix - TopDesk now uses less CPU while disabled.
  • Bug Fix - The window tile window title font size is now displayed correctly in Options dialog.
  • Bug Fix - TopDesk no longer attempts to scroll when only one window is displayed in Flip mode.
  • Bug Fix - TopDesk now animates scrolling when only two windows are displayed in Flip mode.
  • Bug Fix - Maximized iTunes windows are now displayed while tiling.

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