#148 Windows Aero: Snap, Peek and Shake
Snap, Peek and Shake are features of Windows Aero that all you to easily manage and organize your windows.
Snap is a quick way to resize open windows, simply by dragging them to the edges of your screen.
Depending on where you drag a window, you can make it expand vertically, take up the entire screen, or appear side-by-side with another window.
- Arrange windows side-by-side using Snap
- Maximize windows using Snap
- Expand windows vertically on the desktop using Snap
Peek allows you to peer past all your open windows straight to the Windows 7 desktop. Simply point to the end of the taskbar and watch open windows instantly turn transparent, revealing all your hidden icons and gadgets.
To quickly reveal a buried window, point to its taskbar thumbnail. Now only that window shows on the desktop.
Ever need to cut through a cluttered desktop and quickly focus on a single window? Just click the top of a pane and give your mouse a shake. Every open window except that one instantly disappears.