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Alt-Tab Terminator v4.6 - UWP Icons and Bug Fixes

Alt-Tab Terminator displays UWP/Metro application icons now:

Alt-Tab Terminator - UWP Icons

There is no public API to do it, so I had to write my own parser of manifest files to implement this feature.

Changelog for Alt-Tab Terminator v4.6 (April 11, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 11-Apr-20 02:43


Close All Windows v4.7 - UWP Application Icons

Finally, CloseAll can handle UWP application icons. Sometimes icons are different from what Windows Explorer uses, but it looks much better now:

CloseAll - UWP Icons

Changelog for CloseAll v4.7 (April 10, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 10-Apr-20 05:20


WinSnap 5.2.4 - SHA256 Digital Signature

I signed the setup program and all executables with my renewed SHA256 certificate in addition to SHA1:

SHA256 Digital Signature

If you still see the following SmartScreen warning, please click "Run anyway":

SmartSceen - Run anyway

The more people click "Run anyway", the faster it'll disappear. It's hard to understand why there is no way to transfer SmartScreen reputation to a new certificate. It looks like Microsoft is trying to force small ISVs out of business by implementing bogus security features.

Changelog for WinSnap v5.2.4 (April 7, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 07-Apr-20 09:26


Visual Subst v3.4 - Spanish and Farsi Languages

Changelog for Visual Subst v3.4 (April 6, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 06-Apr-20 10:44


Close All Windows v4.6 - Compatibility with DisplayFusion

Changelog for CloseAll v4.6 (April 6, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 06-Apr-20 10:41


Alt-Tab Terminator v4.5 - Maintenance Release

Changelog for Alt-Tab Terminator v4.5 (April 6, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 06-Apr-20 10:37


Hidden Start v4.9 - Set Environment Variables

Changelog for Hidden Start v4.9 (April 6, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 06-Apr-20 10:34


WinSnap v5.2.3 - New Digital Signature

My old code signing certificate has expired and I purchased a new one. Unfortunately, Windows 10 might display the following warning for the first users who download the updated version and I can't do anything about it. Please click Run anyway and this warning will disappear after a few days.

SmartSceen Warning - More info SmartSceen Warning - Run anyway

You can check the digital signature in the EXE properties:

NTWind Software - New Signature

Alternatively, you can add www.ntwind.com to the Trusted Sites list in Internet Explorer (no matter which browser is your default):

IE Trusted Sites

Changelog for WinSnap v5.2.3 (April 4, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 04-Apr-20 06:51


Close All Windows v4.5 - Maintenance Release

Changelog for CloseAll v4.5 (March 27, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 27-Mar-20 03:56


WinCam v1.9 - Updated Languages and Fixes

Changelog for WinCam v1.9 (March 24, 2020):

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Posted by Alexander Avdonin on 24-Mar-20 13:02


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