How To Keep A Window Always on Top in Windows 7

We previously covered a tool PowerMenu that can keep a Windows Always on Top on desktop. The tool was developed in previous Windows, even though it still works in Windows 7 it has some glitches that will stop working sometime.

Here is another tool, Window On Top, that works a bit smoother in Windows 7. Besides its key feature that keeps a program on ways onĀ  top of the other programs, it’s also a portable tool that doesn’t require any installation process as well as offers a shortcut that can make any programs on top a lot easier.

To make a window on top, simply drag the hand icon in the program and drop it on the program you want to stay on top.

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Or, make it easier, highlight the program and press Ctrl+F8 to enable or disable the on-top feature.

Even though it doesn’t have other features PowerMenu offer, such as transparency and minimize to tray, it does make the key feature, make a program always on top, super easier. And it works very stable.

  • JK

    Software works as mentioned. Nice, small, easy to install download. Thanks :)

  • lakhwinder

    very Nice it solved my problem … thanks!!

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  • Stefan

    I can really reccomend Dexpot. Although the program is actually for using virtual desktops, it happens to have this too.

  • Iconoclaster

    Look for WinWarden tiny tool…

  • M3 Tech

    Jow, what’s more annoying is Windows DID HAVE THIS FEATURE back in the day. I’m not sure when exactly it was removed – but Win 3.1 definitely had it..

    • Evelyn Chew

      I know! I was looking all over and really surprised to find it didn’t exist anymore…

  • Evelyn Chew

    Thank you!!!! NOW i can work properly :))