1. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       11 Apr 2016 #1

    Multiple issues


    ok, here's the deal..........

    all of a sudden, all programs/windows inherit the "stay on top" option.

    if i have 2 programs open, click the taskbar icon to switch to the other one, nothing happens; i can only see it if i minimize the current one.
    if i have 2 programs half-sized and click on one to bring it to the forefront.... nada.

    if i click a link in Thunderbird, it only loads in Chrome.... in the background, etc.

    i've played around the options via right-clicking the taskbar (cascade, stacked, etc.) hoping it'd "loosen some setting up", but no love.

    please someone have an idea. this is driving me insane.
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6,887
    Windows 10 Pro
       12 Apr 2016 #2
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  3. Joined : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,766
    windows 10 Home threshold2
       12 Apr 2016 #3

    paradive said: View Post
    all of a sudden, all programs/windows inherit the "stay on top" option.
    If not too long ago, do a system restore. Pick a date you did NOT have this problem as your restore point.

    System Restore Windows 10
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  4. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       12 Apr 2016 #4

    negative.

    at least, Win+P is set to "PC Screen only".....
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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6,887
    Windows 10 Pro
       12 Apr 2016 #5

    paradive said: View Post
    negative.

    at least, Win+P is set to "PC Screen only".....
    That has nothing to do with tablet mode. Please look at the tutorial.

    Start, Settings, System, Tablet Mode. Switch to off.
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  6. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       12 Apr 2016 #6

    found the setting......

    tablet mode is off.
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  7. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6,887
    Windows 10 Pro
       12 Apr 2016 #7

    paradive said: View Post
    found the setting......

    tablet mode is off.
    K. Try turning it on, then back off.
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  8. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       12 Apr 2016 #8

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    K. Try turning it on, then back off.
    <sigh>

    no love.
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  9. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6,887
    Windows 10 Pro
       12 Apr 2016 #9

    paradive said: View Post
    <sigh>

    no love.
    Do you have restore points set?
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  10. Joined : Apr 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
       12 Apr 2016 #10

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    Do you have restore points set?
    yeah, but i'm not doing a restore.

    fixed too many other whacky things lately.

    someone somewhere else mentioned Tweaker, are you familiar with it?
    i'd give it a go if i knew what option i should check/try to fix.
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