1.    12 Jan 2017 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 6,405
    Windows10

    Taskbar will not hide if any app is in fullscreen mode


    All of a sudden, now when I put any app in fullscreen, the taskbar remains in place.

    I have to set the host taskbar to autohide to see the fullscreen.

    It is really annoying in a hyper-v session as it hides the vm taskbar unless I autohide host taskbar

    This just started recently - any ideas guys?

    edit: found solution - I had to kill windows explorer.exe service from task manager and reboot. Problem sorted!
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  2.    12 Jan 2017 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 553
    Windows 10 Home

    cereberus,

    It's great when you ask a question, and you provide your own answer!!

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  3.    23 Feb 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jan 2017
    Posts : 21
    windows 10

    Well,sometimes restart works.
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  4.    08 Mar 2017 #4
    Join Date : Mar 2017
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro

    I solved this in 2 steps:

    1. Open TaskManager (right click on taskbar or CTRL_ALT+DELETE)
    2. In processes, locate and Right-click on Windows Explorer , than click on Restart.

    Much easier than killing it and then restarting your pc! Just simply restart it and it should work!
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