1. Joined : May 2015
    Posts : 7
    windows 10
       30 May 2015 #1

    Taskbar Only pops up in minimized Programs after i select Auto hide.


    i selected the optoin Auto hide but when ever i am on a maximized program like chrome for example my taskbar does not pop up i have to minimize the program to get it to pop up and that gets anoying is there a way to make it pop up when ever i move my mouse down to it.
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  2. Joined : Nov 2013
    Central Florida
    Posts : 322
    Win 7 Pro/32, Win 10 Pro/64/32
       30 May 2015 #2

    If memory serves.....
    When you have an app on the screen, and it's maximized, that means it's taking up the ENTIRE SCREEN. You can't click on the taskbar that's not there.
    Leave your taskbar showing all the time and you won't have the problem. Eh?

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  3. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 139
    Win 10
       30 May 2015 #3

    If you have it set to auto-hide it should pop-up when you move the cursor to the bottom of the screen. In 10130 auto-hide is not working correctly.
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  4. Joined : May 2015
    Posts : 7
    windows 10
       01 Jun 2015 #4

    well it is only happening for chrome now its really annoying though any fixes for chrome
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  5. Joined : May 2015
    Posts : 7
    windows 10
       07 Jun 2015 #5

    Just updated to latest build and the problem is fixed
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  6. Joined : May 2015
    Posts : 7
    windows 10
       07 Jun 2015 #6

    Gramps said: View Post
    If you have it set to auto-hide it should pop-up when you move the cursor to the bottom of the screen. In 10130 auto-hide is not working correctly.
    well the update i got was 10130 xD and i have to constantly restart the explorer To fix it xD
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  7. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 139
    Win 10
       07 Jun 2015 #7

    It's not fixed in 10134 either. It works fine until I left click the start button, that's when it gets stuck in the open position, and like you, I have to restart explorer to get it fixed. If I run a program from the task bar it works, if I right click the start button it works, if I click on any item on the bottom right of the task bar it works. It only freezes open after left clicking start. We'll see what happens with the next build.
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  8. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       11 Oct 2015 #8

    Thanks. This was driving me nuts. I went into Task Manager and did a restart on File Explorer and my Taskbar now autohides!
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