Windows 10: Get stuck in task view with gestures

Discus and support Get stuck in task view with gestures in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; When I use gestures (4 finger swipe up) to get to task view and see all applications, I cannot get out of it. Swipe down, clicking on a window, nothing... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Ryan C Starko-Bowes, Nov 8, 2018.

  1. Get stuck in task view with gestures


    When I use gestures (4 finger swipe up) to get to task view and see all applications, I cannot get out of it. Swipe down, clicking on a window, nothing will get me out of that view which renders my computer frozen for about 1 minute until the view closes on its own. My computer is brand new which makes this very frustrating. Any fixes? Or is this a problem with my particular machine?

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    Ryan C Starko-Bowes, Nov 8, 2018
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  2. SonofKane Win User

    Stuck in Task View

    So i'm running windows 10 and it should be noted that i sue a razer synapse where one button is to go to task view. However it had been working fine for 2 months.

    Very recently my pc would be working fine for a long time, i'll be using task view no problem. Then i'd go to task view and it'd just be stuck there. I can't use the task view button to go back to normal desktop. I can't click on any of the app it's showing
    me that i'm using to go to them. I'm just stuck. I'm not in tablet mode. it's so random. I have to restart my entire pc and lose any of the work i'm doing to fix it. Is there a fix for this?
     
    SonofKane, Nov 8, 2018
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  3. Task View

    It's the Task View, not the Task Bar, that is the problem. I should be getting the popup (right clicking on Task View) showing the options for additional Desktops, not the five options for the Task Bar. A 'chat' with MS Solutions said that I should reinstall
    Windows 10 to MAYBE correct this problem. Any suggestions to correct?? Thanks for your interest...I really appreciate it.
    The Task View is the only feature that I may like on 10!!
     
    Whitfield orWiemholt, Nov 8, 2018
    #3
  4. Jose Est Win User

    Get stuck in task view with gestures

    Dissapearing Gestures

    Hi,

    Get around Windows faster with touchscreen or touchpad gestures.

    If your touchpad gesture is not working, we can run the hardware troubleshooter by following the steps below:


    • On the search box, type in
      Troubleshooting and hit Enter.

    • Click on Troubleshooting
      tab.

    • Click on view all option on the upper left corner.

    • Select the Hardware and Device
      options from the list.

    • Click Next to run the
      Hardware and Device
      Troubleshooter.

    Let us know if you need further assistance.
     
    Jose Est, Nov 8, 2018
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Get stuck in task view with gestures