1.    19 Feb 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 25
    Windows 10

    Auto-Hide doesn't hide taskbar

    I have Windows10 with dual monitors. When I start Windows the taskbar on Monitor 2 is visible and won't move. If I turn Cortana on and off it resumes auto-hiding but I have to do this every time I start Windows 10.

    Any ideas?
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  2.    19 Feb 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 1,648
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1607 Build 14393.105

    This behaviour has been happening for a long time now. I don't think MS are giving it much priority at the moment. The search on & off method seems to be the main workaround everyone is using.
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  3.    19 Feb 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 25
    Windows 10

    Someone had a solution that worked for me a year ago and it involved Cortana but included a step I don't remember. I do remember thinking, "Boy, I'd never have thought of that."

    I'm just hoping someone either remembers it or has thought of it.
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