Wednesday, November 7, 2007

WinFlip laboratory

Unofficial versions of WinFlip here :D
Sometimes It's just for a debug. Sometimes it's just for ensure the new function. What ever.
Only modified files will be provided here. Therefore you must get latest version of WinFlip before try them.
WinFlip Ver.0.421Debug

Symptom fixed:
When you start the Paint.NET(or OutLook2007 or someting else) WinFlip crashes suddenly.
The bug report is Here.
WinFlip Ver.0.422Debug

Function added:
Minimize a window while 'flipping' by right-clicking on the window.
To restore it, Just right-click again.
This request is from Here.
Nov 14 3:30(JST)
WinFlip Ver.0.423Debug

Symptom fixed:
The taskbar filling with BLUE when a window tile is chosen and WinFlip exits the flip mode.
The bug report is Here.(Reply #13)

Function added:
Skip foremost window like normal ALT + TAB
See "Others" tab in the dialog box to set this mode enabled/disabled.
This request is from Here.

Start flipping when the tray icon is clicked(left-clicked)
This request is from Here.(Suggestion # 4)

Restore Z-Order and exit flip mode if "ESCAPE" key is pressed while flipping.
This request is from Here.(Suggestion # 7)

Flip mode will not start if desktop only have one item to put into flip mode.
I forgot where the request from :)
Dec 13 1:00(JST)
WinFlip Ver.0.424Debug

Function added:
TrueTransparency support Beta(Not completed. Title bar string is not displaied and some more bugs :P)
This request is from here Article #73 (Attention:This is Japanese BBS)
and here
May 4 15:45(JST)

Hi everyone! long time :D

WinFlip Ver.0.425Debug

Function added:
Exclusion setting
See "Others" tab in the dialog box to enable this function.
This request is from here

Symptom fixed:
WinFlip uses "low level mouse hook" from this version.
Therefore WinFlip doesn't hook mouse operations globaly anymore.
It should be effective for crash problem.
WinFlip still crashes sometimes but this version doesn't stop entire system when it crashed.(most of cases)

Other update:
TrueTransparency support updated.
May 8 01:20(JST)

WinFlip Ver.0.426Debug

TrueTransparency v.0.9.2 is supported.

Other versions are not supported.
Skin "Aero" is not supported on this debug version :p
Please try "Aero1","Aero2" or "CXP" :D

Screen shots:
Aero by Roman
Aerofenix by Koji(This skin is from here. Japanese blog)
May 13 00:10(JST)

WinFlip Ver.0.427Debug

Function Added:
Now WinFlip can Add WinFlip's shortcut to startup folder.
See "Others" tab in the dialog box to use this function.

Symptom fixed:
"Get screenshot when the new window appeard" option is added.
If your computer still have outlook conflict problem, uncheck this option.
See "Others" tab in the dialog box to change this setting.

TrueTransparency skin "Aero" is supported on this debug version.

Have a nice day :D

Tuesday, November 6, 2007


WinFlip is a 'Flip 3D' function for Windows XP
It provides an alternate window-switcher to the standard Windows Alt-Tab. Winflip displays all open windows in a 3D stack, which the user can flick through and select using either keyboard or mouse.(Japanese Page/日本語ページ)

May 25 03:00(JST)
WinFlip ver.0.50 released.
Change log

WinFlip Screenshots
I've got many screenshots of WinFlip from Roman who is a modelator in WinFlip forum. I made a page to introduce those screenshots.

Mar 15 22:50(JST)
Here are WinFlip icons for Dock.(png 256x256)
Type a(left one) and b are available(original design by pooh, finishing by tomo)

Click to see the original size image.
Download Both of images(zip,52Kbyte)

OS : Windows XP
Library : DirectX9.0c(2004 Summer) (only if SP1 or earlier)
available at Microsoft Corporation under:

WinFlip Ver.0.50

WinFlip Messageboard(


Official Mirror

Related links
Winflip 3D Task Switcher for XP by ndRuu86
windows vista 3D scrolling in xp by davidsk8cat
Трёхмерное переключение окон в Windows XP
WinFlip 電腦玩物(Chinese)
Používame Vista Flip 3D pod Windows XP
Get Vista's Best Features in XP

WinFlip redistribution rules
This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it on any web site! However, there are some rules to follow:

1. DO NOT add any file(s) into the archive.
2. DO NOT modify the file(s) in the archive.
-> (You may change the type of archive (e.g. lzh to zip))
3. You MUST put a link to one of these sites on your webpage:

NOTE: If you want to put additional language files into the archive, please feel free to contact us.

WinFlip has been translated to many of languages! Thanks for the translators:)
Translators list (language name alphabetic order)

Albanian : Blerim Qaili
Bosnian : Samir Gutic
Bulgarian : gaffer
Catalan : el_libre
Chinese, simplified : ayanamist
Chinese, traditional: Chun-Hao Chang
Czech : Medard
Dutch : Bram Bazuin
English : Koji Higashino &
Bram Bazuin, Boris Lapshin, Sandokhan Kucic, Amos Harper
French : ponsfrilus & Baptiste Sevin
German : Sandokhan Kucic & Markus Streifler
Hungarian : Toros Peter Botond
Italian : Elleby & Mr_Jack
Japanese : Koji Higashino
Polish : Tomasz Paziewski
Portuguese : Mister Inexistente
Russian : Boris Lapshin & Roman Sibirko
Slovak : Peter Sterba
Spanish : Enrique Pineiro
Swedish : Johannes Häggqvist
Turkish : Mehmet ALKI゙EL
Ukrainian : Alexander Podolsky & Roman Sibirko