1.    01 Jun 2017 #1
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows10

    Can No Longer View Two windows at once


    Until recently, if I wanted to minimize a window or resize it, I only needed to click the tiny square in the upper right corner. I could have two windows open on my desktop at the same time (viewing both and transferring information from one to the other.) I can no longer do this.
    Does anyone know if this is a function of a Windows update or an issue with my computer in particular? Is there a fix for this? I despise that I cannot look at two things at the same time and would greatly appreciate any help or insight anyone has to offer.
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  2.    01 Jun 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 11,010
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Hi, do you have a system restore point you can use to reverse some change that might have caused that?

    Which is your Windows build?
    Windows key + X, winver

    Have you installed or configured any programs that might have caused this?

    Or was there a Windows update around that time that might have caused this? (See update history).

    I've not yet noticed any similar reports.
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  3.    01 Jun 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 4,512
    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    Quote Originally Posted by Windowsfrustrat View Post
    Until recently, if I wanted to minimize a window or resize it, I only needed to click the tiny square in the upper right corner... I can no longer do this.
    Welcome to TenForums @Windowsfrustrat

    You haven't accidentally switched to Tablet Mode, have you? That could explain it.

    Turn On or Off Tablet Mode in Windows 10
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