Windows 10: Minimizing App Window Causes it to DIssappear

Discus and support Minimizing App Window Causes it to DIssappear in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Kind of strange problem. I'm on a dual monitor system 4K & HD monitors with latest win10 Pro x64. I have an app I want to run on my HD monitor, but it... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by jaftwo, Jul 23, 2018.

  1. jaftwo Win User

    Minimizing App Window Causes it to DIssappear


    Kind of strange problem. I'm on a dual monitor system 4K & HD monitors with latest win10 Pro x64. I have an app I want to run on my HD monitor, but it launches to my 4K monitor maximized. Normally, all I have to do is minimize it and move it to the other monitor and size or maximize it there. However, with this app, if I click on minimize, it disappears and is not visible on either monitor, but is shown as active in the task bar and task manager.

    It looks like it minimizes to the upper left corner of the 4K monitor (when I click the icon in the task bar I see the app frame maximize into that corner or minimize to the task bar icon (alternating with max/min).

    Not sure where to go from here.

    :)
     
    jaftwo, Jul 23, 2018
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  2. Avedis53 Win User

    Can't get GPU-Z to start with Windows 8.1 startup

    I'm not sure how to do that. Could you list the steps for a noob?
     
    Avedis53, Jul 23, 2018
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  3. Eeshwar Kumar Win User
    Games resets once minimize to the taskbar

    Hi Daniel,

    As per the description, the issue might be caused due to corruption in the apps. So, I suggest you to run the Windows Store Apps troubleshooter by following the steps provided below and check if it helps.

    • Type “Troubleshooting” in search box and press Enter.
    • Click on View all on top left pane.
    • Select “Windows Store Apps” from the list and follow the prompts for troubleshooting.

    Hope this helps. Keep us posted on the status for further assistance.
     
    Eeshwar Kumar, Jul 23, 2018
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  4. Dos101 Win User

    Minimizing App Window Causes it to DIssappear

    Windows Phone users Clubhouse

    I think I'll put a list of people's favourite apps in the OP, starting with my own until I get some suggestions, but you can take a look at the Windows Phone app store at the top apps to see what's popular http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store

    You are both now added, welcome! *Toast :toast:
     
    Dos101, Jul 23, 2018
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