Windows 10: Window focus changes when working on multiple monitors.

  1.    31 Dec 2015 #1

    Window focus changes when working on multiple monitors.


    I'm having some problems after my Windows upgrade from 7 to 10, and I'm hoping someone here can point me in the correct direction.

    Basically, I'm working on a multiple monitor system. When I move my mouse around the screen, windows changes the focus from the window that I'm working in (a spreadsheet for example), and starts entering data in any window i mouse-over.

    I found a partial solution in the following thread.....but this only disables the window popping-up (the focus still changes).

    https://www.tenforums.com/general-dis...ows-mouse.html

    Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks,
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    07 Jan 2016 #2

    Wow..... Anyone have some ideas on this?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    08 Jan 2016 #3

    My system has 2 monitors and I have never experienced this problem. Perhaps you have a custom mouse driver than needs fixing.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    09 Jan 2016 #4

    Maybe, as many driver issues as I've had...but it's just a generic USB Mouse...nothing special about it.

    Never had a problem under Windows 7.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
I was running Win 7 before the upgrade and I had the window focus setting to follow my mouse. In other words, I just needed to place my mouse in a window for it to be focused... no clicking necessary. There was a small delay in the focus and this...
I upgraded from Windows 7 to 10 a few weeks ago. No problems for the first couple of weeks but now I have a really annoying glitch where programs that I am using randomly lose focus for a moment, sometimes to the extent of flashing rapidly. All...
Historically, Windows has changed the color of the title bar to indicate which window has the focus. Just upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 7, and now I can't tell what window has the focus... yes, if I look really hard, I can see the 1 pixel of...
For instance: Edge downloads a program which has a setup dialog. On hitting run, the setup dialog appears on the taskbar, but Edge remains in front. Once you bring the setup screen is in focus, you don't realise that it will not respond because,...
Losing focus on top window in General Support
Strange thing has been happening since, I believe last Patch Tuesday (6/09). Context menus and message boxes don't stay "focused" (on top) if I move the cursor out of the window. Can hover/click on taskbar icon to get back on screen, but as soon...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:55.
Find Us