Get more done with multitasking in Windows 10

Applies to: Windows 10

Task View on the taskbar.

Learn three different ways to multitask and use multiple desktops in Windows 10.

  • Select the Task View button, or press Alt-Tab on your keyboard to see or switch between apps.

  • To use two or more apps at a time, grab the top of an app window and drag it to the side. Then choose another app and it'll automatically snap into place.
  • Create different desktops for home and work by selecting Task View > New desktop , and then opening the apps you want to use.