Windows 10: Taskbar grouping is turned off but some windows still get grouped

  1.    25 Jun 2018 #1

    Taskbar grouping is turned off but some windows still get grouped


    Hello

    I usually keep my taskbar on the "group when full" setting, but LibreOffice documents still get grouped even tho the taskbar is not full and even if i turn the setting off altogether.
    Its a real pain when trying to quickly copy information from one document to another.
    Is there another setting or is this specific to the application?
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  2. Berton's Avatar
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    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, WinXP Home Premium, Linux Mint
       25 Jun 2018 #2

    I see the same when having 2 or more instances of File Explorer, Firefox, Internet Explorer and others open. Moving the mouse over them gives a pop-up preview for making a choice. But I haven't looked for a solution, just have gotten used to it. I have a feeling that may be a minor security feature for offices to hide but not close windows.
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  3.    25 Jun 2018 #3

    Build 1709 - I see
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    - which seems fine... unless you mean something else?
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  4. bro67's Avatar
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    Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.5
       25 Jun 2018 #4

    Programs can be set up to group into the open task, all tasks that are running.
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