Enables you to activate and maximize any open window with a hotkey which it allows you to assign to the window. (Useful when working with a large number of open windows, and you frequently need to change windows).
The app will assign the currently active window a hotkey when you use it's "insert into the HotWind list" hotkey (control-windows-I by default). The hotkeys are recycled as soon as the window closes, and are formed from the numeric digits 0 through 9 with modifiers which you specify in its options dialog. You also can specify whether the hotkey digits are assigned from the left to the right, or vice versa (this helps in accomodating your "handedness" preference).
(Much faster than constantly alt-tabbing to the window you want).
Supported Languages: English
Minimum Version: Window-Eyes 7.5
Release Date: 10/12/2015
Last Update: 10/12/2015
10/12/2015 8:58:45 AM
Changed required version of Window-Eyes, downgrading it to 7.5 from 8.4. This should prevent an error at least one user running 7.5 was reporting.
5/21/2015 4:10:40 PM
- Fixed an issue with email error reporting and sending emails to the author.
2/10/2015 8:12:46 AM
Fixed issue when activating MDI windows.
12/22/2014 3:00:16 PM
Finally found and fixed an issue which would sometimes cause a window to not get activated.
Also fixed an issue which would sometimes not recycle a hotkey number when a window closed.
7/2/2014 5:56:52 PM
Now activates the desired window more reliably, by first minimizing all other windows (before doing this, some programs would "hold" the active window, even when another window was activated).
4/21/2012 10:08:31 PM
Bug fixed when displaying list of windows assigned and escape was pressed.
3/8/2012 6:40:47 PM
Bug fix for recent enhancements.
3/8/2012 7:45:30 AM
Added key describer mode text.
Fixed bug where target window wouldn't always be activated, depending on what current window was active.
Now speaks text to let you know what window is being activated.
Added dialog for choice of modifier keys to be used.
Added dialog for choice of direction on numeric row in which key assignments are made.
Added hotkey to display list of HotWind defined windows.
2/5/2012 3:57:31 PM
- Filename: HotWind.wepm
- Date: 10/12/2015 8:58:45 AM
- Size: 9.6KB
- Total Downloads: 5799
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