windows not minimizing to the taskbar

  genuinefake 10:38 24 Oct 2005
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When i click on the minimize button it does not go to the taskbar (next to the quick launch bar). Right now i am going though my windows using alt+tab.

I can't seem to find an option to get it back. Help.

Im using windows xp home.

Thanks

  splork 10:47 24 Oct 2005

You mean any Windows er..window? Or a specific application?

  johnnyrocker 11:00 24 Oct 2005

possibly run sfc or system restore?


johnny.

  genuinefake 11:07 24 Oct 2005

just windows/as in programs that minmize to the taskbar

  splork 11:10 24 Oct 2005

So do you mean the minimize button does nothing? Do you have TweakUI installed?

  genuinefake 11:13 24 Oct 2005

the minimize button does work but it does not go down to the taskbar.

  splork 11:26 24 Oct 2005

The windows just reduce in size? Do they all reduce to the same size and position?

  genuinefake 11:29 24 Oct 2005

the minimize and appears to go down but doesnt go to where it should(taskbar).

(I've just downloaded TweakUI, ill write back to see if it helps)

  genuinefake 11:32 24 Oct 2005

ive looked through tweakUI but can't find anything that'll help :(

  splork 11:33 24 Oct 2005

I was just wondering because there are a few tweaks for the taskbar under the Desktop heading in TweakUI, grouping and such like, if you don't have it installed it's not part of the problem, but perhaps it will help. Where do the windows go then? Out of sight?

  genuinefake 11:34 24 Oct 2005

yep, they just minimise out of sight.

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