Windows 10: How do i disable taskbar always on top?

  1.    03 Oct 2016 #1

    How do i disable taskbar always on top?


    Hello, from yesterday weird shit happened to the laptop, when i opened youtube and went fullscreen by pressing "F", the taskbar was still there, then when i went to play a game (borderless window) the taskbar didnt hide too, however in fullscreen mode, the taskbar hides and i can play the game normally.

    Any ideas? Thanks in advance.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    03 Oct 2016 #2

    You probably just need to restart your computer.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    05 Oct 2016 #3

    The start menu is invoked by Explorer.exe which is also the desktop Shell, so I reckon thats where the bug is. So Open Task Manager (you can use [ctrl] and [Shift] and [Escape] ), go to the Details tab - sort by name - scroll down to Explorer.exe, right click and end task. Then File, run new task, type in Explorer and click ok. Desktop will redraw. Start menu should now remain beneath fullscreen applications.

    I'm on Win 10 Ent 64 release 1607 (Version 10.0.14393)
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Hi, i recently updated to Win10 Anniversary yesterday. When i played a borderless window game, the taskbar was still on top of the game. Full-screen youtube was also affected by this. Prior to upgrading to win10 Anniversary, it worked fine, i...
Hello! So, my Taskbar for quite some time already been acting up, appearing on top on many of applications I am running. It even gets in the way of fullscreen videogames, and that is what absolutely irks me off. For example I've been playing Unreal...
Imgur: The most awesome images on the Internet How do I remove that one? It shows my two hard drives which are never going to be removed while the computer is on.
How to Enable or Disable Pinning Store app to Taskbar in Windows 8 and Windows 10 The Windows Store offers various apps that users can browse through, purchase, or get for free to download and install to their Microsoft account in Windows 10 PCs...
Okay, so you've set your favorite desktop wallpaper and you've got all your windows border colors and Start Menu colors set in Windows Technical Preview but that darn taskbar doesn't match! Furthermore, you'd rather not use a third party program to...
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 13:31.
Find Us