1.    02 Feb 2016 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2016
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    win 10

    Minimize and thumbnails


    Hi,
    I just got a new Dell computer with Win10. when I minimize a page an icon appears at the bottom of the screen in the taskbar (?) and a thumbnail picture appears at the right side of the screen. I don't want the thumbnails and I haven't found a way to stop them with out stopping all thumbnails. I just don't want minimized pages to show up on my desktop.
    Any ideas?

    Thanks,
    Gester
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  2.    02 Feb 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
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    Dual boot Windows 10 Pro x 64 CU build 15063 & Insider Build 16273

    Quote Originally Posted by gester View Post
    Hi,
    I just got a new Dell computer with Win10. when I minimize a page an icon appears at the bottom of the screen in the taskbar (?) and a thumbnail picture appears at the right side of the screen. I don't want the thumbnails and I haven't found a way to stop them with out stopping all thumbnails. I just don't want minimized pages to show up on my desktop.
    Any ideas?

    Thanks,
    Gester
    Hi there, Gester. Welcome to the forum.

    Never ran into this myself. Could this be a Dell feature?

    Please post a screenshot.
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  3.    06 Feb 2016 #3
    Join Date : Feb 2016
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    win 10
    Thread Starter

    HG,
    Thanks for you offer of help. I haven't managed to get a screen shot into a reply message.

    On a happy note, the problem is gone. I'm not sure why or how.

    Gester
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    06 Feb 2016 #4
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 32,366
    Dual boot Windows 10 Pro x 64 CU build 15063 & Insider Build 16273

    Quote Originally Posted by gester View Post
    HG,
    Thanks for you offer of help. I haven't managed to get a screen shot into a reply message.

    On a happy note, the problem is gone. I'm not sure why or how.

    Gester
    Ok. It worked itself out. Glad it got fixed.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


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