Windows 10: Weird taskbar icon thumbnails for Firefox

  1.    23 May 2016 #1

    Weird taskbar icon thumbnails for Firefox

    Not sure if this is a browser (latest Firefox) or Windows problem, so I'll describe the issue here.

    All my program shortcuts are placed on the taskbar. The problem I'm about to describe and show, only occurs with the Firefox taskbar icon and its preview thumbnails. And will happen whether one or multiple tabs are on the tab bar. When hovering the cursor over FF's tab bar icon, and then hovering (and not clicking) the cursor over a tab's preview thumbnail, FF's window will now show several tiled FF's with the present thumbnails site on top. But, now clicking on that thumbnail, the site will open as a single site...with no evidence of the other apparently opened FF's. This only happens with the FF taskbar icon's thumbnail and not with any of the other icons on the bar.

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    Last edited by flycaster; 23 May 2016 at 11:19.
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