Windows 10: Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10

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  1. Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10


    How to: Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10

    How to Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10


    Task Manager can be used to view and manage your processes, performance statistics, app history, users, processes details, and services in Windows 10.

    Starting with Windows 10 build 18305, you can now set a preferred tab to have Task Manager open to by default.

    This tutorial will show you how to set a default Task Manager tab you prefer to immediately switch to when opening Task Manager for your account in Windows 10.


    CONTENTS:
    • Option One: Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Task Manager
    • Option Two: Set Default Tab for Task Manager using a REG file




    OPTION ONE [/i] Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Task Manager
    1. Open Task Manager.

    2. Click/tap on Options on the menu bar. (see screenshot below)

    3. Click/tap on Set default tab, and click/tap on the tab you want to set (check) Task Manager to always open to by default.

    *note The Processes tab is the default setting.


    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10 [​IMG]






    OPTION TWO [/i] Set Default Tab for Task Manager using a REG file

    *note The downloadable .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\TaskManager

    StartUpTab DWORD

    0 = Processes
    1 = Performance
    2 = App history
    3 = Startup
    4 = Users
    5 = Details
    6 = Services



    1. Click/tap on the Download button below for the default tab you want to download its .reg file.

    Set_Processes_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg (default)

    Download

    OR

    Set_Performance_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg

    Download

    OR

    Set_App-history_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg

    Download

    OR

    Set_Startup_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg

    Download

    OR

    Set_Users_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg

    Download

    OR

    Set_Details_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg

    Download

    OR

    Set_Services_as_default_tab_in_Task_Manager.reg

    Download
    2. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

    3. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

    4. When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

    5. If you like, you can now delete the downloaded .reg file.

    That's it,
    Shawn


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    pixelonium, Aug 17, 2016
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  2. Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Task Manager

    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10 [​IMG]


    How to upgrade my windows build please?
     
    samerrustom, Oct 27, 2019
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  3. Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Task Manager

    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10 [​IMG]
    Dear all, As you can see from the attached screenshot that the set as is grayed out.
     
    samerrustom, Oct 27, 2019
    #3
  4. Brink Win User

    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10

    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Task Manager

    Tutorial updated to add option 2 to set default tab for Task Manager using a .reg file. *Smile
     
    Brink, Oct 27, 2019
    #4
  5. btarunr Win User
    Windows 10 Task Manager to Get GPU Utilization Tab

    Microsoft is working on an update to Windows 10, which among several other things, adds a GPU utilization tab to Task Manager. You will be able to monitor each individual GPU in your machine, and Task Manager will give you live utilization stats for the GPU's 3D load, Video hardware-acceleration (encode/decode) load, dedicated memory usage, shared memory usage, and basic driver information such as driver version and date. For now the update is part of Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16226; and will make it to the main-release in the coming months.


    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Windows 10 72c4e559f706_thm.jpg


    Source: Windows Blog
     
    btarunr, Oct 27, 2019
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  6. Brink Win User
    Set Default Tab for Task Manager in Task Manager

    Currently, it's only available in builds for Windows Insiders if you wanted to start getting Insider builds, but it will be available to the public sometime late in this month of May.
     
    Brink, Oct 27, 2019
    #6
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