When you perform certain operations in Toad that display modal dialogs the Toad
app disappears from the ALT+Tab list.
For example, select some data from a grid and press CTRL+C. The “How do
you want to format copied grid data” dialog appears:
Now press ALT+Tab, then hold ALT to keep the list displayed. Notice that Toad
isn’t in the list:
On my Windows 7 machine, Toad for SQL Server does not appear in the list of
Not sure if there’s anything you can do about it, but it is a bit