Windows 10: Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10

Discus and support Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 in Windows 10 Tutorials to solve the problem; So I figured out that I do have the settings in the registry, they are:... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Tutorials' started by swarfega, Mar 8, 2018.

  1. corylulu Win User

    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10


    So I figured out that I do have the settings in the registry, they are:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SystemSettings\SettingId\SystemSettings_TabWindows_ApplyEnable d
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SystemSettings\SettingId\SystemSettings_TabWindows_BrowseWin32 Apps
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\SystemSettings\SettingId\SystemSettings_TabWindows_Enabled

    They just don't appear in my settings view. I checked that all the referenced files exist and the Title/Description locals are available as well. They also appear in the "Windows.UI.SettingsAppThreshold.en-US.pri" file, but I have no idea how to forcibly set the value despite that.

    I also tried to make a new account, hoping that a new account, with a new settings configuration, might show me the option... but it wasn't there either.

    I thought they said Sets weren't only going to select users anymore and everyone should be able to get them, but maybe the previous mechanic to lock people out is stuck on for me. I'm not sure.

    Is there any particular services I need to have running/not running maybe?
     
    corylulu, Mar 29, 2018
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  2. Brink
    Brink New Member

    I must admit that I'm not sure why you do not have Sets yet. *Sad
     
    Brink, Mar 29, 2018
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  3. corylulu Win User
    I did figure out that I'm not the only one though.
     
    corylulu, Mar 29, 2018
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  4. Brink
    Brink New Member

    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10

    The only thing I can figure is that it's not actually completely available for everyone in Skip Ahead yet.
     
    Brink, Mar 29, 2018
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  5. corylulu Win User
    Are you currently on the same build (and have the feature)?

    Do you think copying the "C:\Windows\ImmersiveControlPanel" folder from a build with the settings might make it show up?
     
    corylulu, Mar 29, 2018
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  6. Brink
    Brink New Member
    Brink, Mar 29, 2018
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  7. corylulu Win User
    Yeah, the odd thing is that it doesn't turn the feature off if you had it on. Some people in the reddit post say they are looking for the feature to turn it off, but it's stuck on because they can't access the settings. Which indicates to me that it's possible to enable it, just gotta figure out where.
     
    corylulu, Mar 29, 2018
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  8. corylulu Win User

    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10

    Scratch my previous statement. That guy informed me he had it turned on before, but it's not working now. But he wanted to set it to off to see if it got Edge working. So I guess it actually was just removed for some people.
     
    corylulu, Mar 29, 2018
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  9. Edwin New Member
    Doable...???


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]
     
    Edwin, Apr 4, 2018
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  10. KoRke Win User
    Hello. I also do not have the option to set tabs.


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]

    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]
     
    KoRke, Apr 6, 2018
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  11. onlykhaz Win User
    I have them too, but no setting option what could we do?

     
    onlykhaz, Apr 7, 2018
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  12. onlykhaz Win User
    now on 17643 and still no option in settings *Sleepy
     
    onlykhaz, Apr 13, 2018
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  13. Brink
    Brink New Member

    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10

    Hello onlykhaz, *Smile

    If it may help, from the release notes for build 17643.

    NOTE: Some Insiders may see Sets disappear temporarily after installing this build. Sets should return in 1-2 days or upon the next reboot of your PC.
     
    Brink, Apr 13, 2018
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  14. Edwin New Member
    Because of the composition of Chrome's Title Bar/Frame UI, Chrome will not open in Windows 10 Sets.

    However, you can create shortcuts to open web pages in 'windows' with Chrome options and have them mount into Windows Sets:

    Navigate to your favorite web page, click the Options button in the upper right of the Chrome UI and add a shortcut to that web page as depicted in the following screenshot:


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]


    The shortcut will automatically be saved to a newly created folder in your Start Menu called 'Chrome Apps'; then you can Pin desired shortcuts to your Start Menu if you wish:
    (You may delete the Desktop shortcut it creates, if you wish, the shortcut in the Chrome Apps folder will remain)


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]


    then, holding Ctrl while you select the shortcut, it will open in the existing Sets window or, it will create a new Sets window...


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]


    ( @Brink , my apologies if this has been covered already but, I couldn't find it!) *Wink
     
    Edwin, Apr 15, 2018
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  15. Edwin New Member
    Some strange anomalies in Sets:

    Opening numerous Tabs of folders, into one window, from the Start Menu or Taskbar by way of Ctrl+Select, the Ribbon ends up being squashed on every tab, then the whole window must be Restored down and re-maximized for every Tab! Not good!


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]


    (more to follow...) *Wink


    Opening numerous instances of media in the Photos App from it's jumplist will always open in it's own window, you have to drag all the Tabs to one window manually...


    Turn On or Off Tabs in apps (Sets) in Windows 10 [​IMG]
     
    Edwin, Apr 15, 2018
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