1.    16 Jan 2017 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish expat in Germany
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Edge fullscreen - Mouse Over a link shows link URL on another display*


    Had difficulties to find a descriptive title for this.

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    Edge is full screen. Any content that other browsers would show in status bar which Edge doesn't have, like URL when I mouse over a link, is shown on display #3 when Edge is full screen on display #1. It is very disturbing.

    Happens on both build 15002 and 15007.

    Any ideas, how do I stop this?

    Kari
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  2.    16 Jan 2017 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Toronto
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    Win 10 Pro x64

    The screens are overlapping? Those screen numbers on the display settings are draggable. Drag the screens so that they don't overlap.
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  3.    16 Jan 2017 #3
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    Texas
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    Windows 10 Pro X64

    Try clearing the edge cache
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  4.    16 Jan 2017 #4
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    A Finnish expat in Germany
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    Quote Originally Posted by badrobot View Post
    The screens are overlapping? Those screen numbers on the display settings are draggable. Drag the screens so that they don't overlap.
    A good idea, thanks, but displays are not overlapping. That has been tested and eliminated as a cause.


    Quote Originally Posted by Dude View Post
    Try clearing the edge cache
    Again a good idea. Didn't help.
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  5.    16 Jan 2017 #5
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish expat in Germany
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    Thread Starter

    Still no idea what this was but it seems to have been display driver related. Booted to Safe Mode, uninstalled both on-board Intel and Nvidia GPU drivers, restarted normally letting Windows find and reinstall them, problem resolved.

    I should have thought of that before posting.
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