Switching Between Windows

When working in Windows 98 switching between windows is easy. Just follow the instructions provided in this free lesson.

Switching using the keyboard method

When you have more than one application open, you can switch between them using the keyboard.

To switch between applications using the keyboard method:

  • Open the applications. In this case, open Calculator and Notepad.
  • Press and hold down the Alt key, then press the Tab key.
  • Icons and the file or application names appear on the screen.
  • Tab to the application you want. Once it is outlined with a box, release both keys.