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How to minimize all of your windows except one

Every wanted to minimize all of your windows on your desktop except the one that you are currently using? Well good news, Microsoft has you covered. There is a cool feature in Windows 7 and 8 that allows you to do this very easily. Here is how:

  1. Move your mouse to the menu bar of the window that you would like to remain open
  2. Click and hold your mouse on the menu bar
  3. Shake your cursor while you have the mouse button pressed
  4. Let go of the button and you are done!

Shrink window

Pretty cool tool isn’t it!

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