Opened 20 months ago

Last modified 12 months ago

#14707 new enhancement

Minimize all on Opt+double-click a window title bar.

Reported by: diver Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: Servers/app_server Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All


Browsing through website I stumbled upon a hidden feature added in BeOS 5.0.1 :)

Minimize all windows feature. Hold down Option and double-click a window title bar.

Change History (3)

comment:1 by humdinger, 20 months ago

This already works. :)
The windows hide only after releasing the OPT key, though. I guess that's related to OPT being the S&T shortcut. Close this issue or does anyone see a way to hide right after the double-click, even if the OPT key is still pressed. Right now, it feels a bit awkward.

comment:2 by diver, 12 months ago

This doesn't work for me. At least in VMware.

comment:3 by NullAndVoid, 12 months ago

I tried it in a virtual machine under Virtualbox. It resulted in two windows being stacked. So yes, it seems to collide with S&T.

I see no need to involve the mouse when showing the Desktop. A command similar to Windows's [WIN]+[D] to show/hide the desktop is better.

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