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  1.    18 Mar 2017 #1
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    Windows 10 Taskbar Popping Up on Full Screen Video


    When I am watching videos on Netflix/YouTube/etc. the taskbar will intermittently pop up at the bottom of the screen.
    Currently the issue does not correlate with any error or warning I can find with Event Viewer. It had originally seemed to correlate with error 10016.


    Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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  2.    18 Mar 2017 #2
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    Sorry Posted old method a moment ago.
    New method....Type taskbar in Cortana box, click on Taskbar Settings, choose turn off taskbar. see attachment.

    The taskbar hides and only appears when you point mouse at bottom of screen.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails taskbar.jpg  
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  3.    18 Mar 2017 #3
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    Thanks for the reply but I like the taskbar normally, I just want it to leave me alone when I'm watching videos.
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  4.    18 Mar 2017 #4
    Join Date : May 2015
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    It will pop up if a mouse move triggers it.
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  5.    19 Mar 2017 #5
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 (ver 1703) Build 15063.540

    I've recently experienced this. What I did was:
    - Task Manager > Windows Explorer (explorer.exe) > Restart it. Wait for it to fully restart with all your pinned apps, then try.
    - Uninstalled "AeroGlass". I don't know if you have this installed, but good luck!

    Hope it works out for you, it's really annoying I know.
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  6.    19 Mar 2017 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by iDamn View Post
    I've recently experienced this. What I did was:
    - Task Manager > Windows Explorer (explorer.exe) > Restart it. Wait for it to fully restart with all your pinned apps, then try.
    - Uninstalled "AeroGlass". I don't know if you have this installed, but good luck!

    Hope it works out for you, it's really annoying I know.
    That would only be if the OP installed that theme pack like you did.
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  7.    19 Mar 2017 #7
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 (ver 1703) Build 15063.540

    yeah, that's why i doubt he'll have it, the first method should work though
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  8.    19 Mar 2017 #8
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    Have had the same issue, didn't find any errors related to the timing of the popup. Then I just tried another browser other than chrome and the taskbar did not popup. Hopefully google fixes the issue.
    Last edited by sunnysh; 19 Mar 2017 at 17:52.
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  9.    19 Mar 2017 #9
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    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    It will pop up if a mouse move triggers it.
    How would a mouse trigger the taskbar? Sometimes if I bump the mouse the status bar for the video will come up but I've never noticed the Windows taskbar popping up as a result of anything I do with the mouse.
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  10.    19 Mar 2017 #10
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 (ver 1703) Build 15063.540

    so my solution didnt work then?
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