How to Stop Windows 11 From Displaying Edge Tabs in Alt + Tab

If you’re using Windows 11 and find the Alt + Tab shortcut overwhelmed by Microsoft Edge tabs showing up as a separate windows, there’s a simple way to remove these from window switching.

Steps to Manage Edge Tab Visibility in Alt + Tab on Windows 11

  1. Open Multitasking Options
    • Click on the ‘Start’ button.
    • In the search field, type ‘Multitasking Settings’ and click on it.
  2. Modify Alt + Tab Settings
    • Under the Alt + Tab heading
    • There will be a Pressing Alt + Tab shows setting
    • Click on the dropdown menu and select Open Windows only
  3. Close Settings
    • After setting your preferences, close the Settings panel to apply the changes.