Pressing F11 won't toggle Internet Explorer back to normal size; it still hogs the entire screen. Problem has been around for decades and Microsoft has, as usual, done nothing about it. As I said, there are a couple of caveats: Some programs override this. I am very upset with "later" Windows (post XP) for the totally unnecessary change in menu location(s) and display architecture. weblink
You can easily check to see what is active on your screen by Right-clicking on the top toolbar (or any open toolbar). Also lets you maintain other sizes. I recall holding a key down while closing, but forgot which key. Comment from Paul Time April 19, 2012 at 4:28 pm Hi Andy! http://www.computerhope.com/tips/tip201.htm
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Maximize IE windows by Jo Billups / August 19, 2005 11:39 PM PDT In reply to: Open in new window is not But I can't have it my way. Is there any method to maximize a window that is in use by holding and dragging the mouse? If I misunderstand anything, please feel free to let me know. Dennis January 6, 2017 06-01-2017 Teclast TBook 16 Pro Hybrid Dual-Boot Tablet Review and Giveaway Teclast TBook 16 Pro Hybrid Dual-Boot Tablet Review and Giveaway James Bruce January 3, 2017 03-01-2017
Is there a way to have windows 7 remember the size as maximized. this works a treatUses up just over 3MB of memory (aaaagggghhhh!!!) but what the heck it works well. Friday, January 24, 2014 10:59 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote four years on and still no change - MSN have never really given a toss about users How To Make A Program Full Screen Windows 7 Takes an eternity to load most the time.
Well maybe when I'm dragging and dropping from one application to another. How To Make Window Open Full Screen Shortcuts in your start menu count. I am beginning to appreciate more and more good advice that works - I love it when my life gets simpler and I can move on from being stuck (esp with recommended you read How fast is your internet?
This is only related to normal Windows PSS : Why is this site so blasted slow? How To Open Shortcuts Maximized In Windows 7 To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. But I can't have it my way. So, I tried a reg edit method of having "open maximized" set to Yes.
i then went to the bottom of the box and ticked where it said AUTOMATICALLY EXPAND TO CURRENT FOLDER , that appeared to solve the issue of my windows 7 opening https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_vista/how-do-i-make-the-default-window-size-open-to/a6261690-88e9-47ab-befb-f2cef12f2601 To make our lives easier, more productive. Open Windows Maximized Like when I'm watching TV or reading a book, you know -one thing at a time! Open Windows Maximized Windows 10 NO more, You're on your own.
Couldn't make the change because it thought I was trying to open a file named "iexplorer.exe -k" Turns out I had to put the option outside of the quotes. http://webdtools.com/how-to/how-to-make-multi-bootable-usb-windows-7-and-windows-8.html When I open explorer whatever website I go to is about 1 inch wide and about 2 inches long on my screen. I didn't even post the first day because it took so long to load. Why does Windows show my file names in blue letters? How To Make Windows Open Maximized Windows 8
WORKED FOR ME. [DURN kaps loks] Sunday, January 29, 2012 3:56 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thank you, that works. Oh well. Down,Left and Right have their own features as well. http://webdtools.com/how-to/file-open-dialog-is-missing-sidebar-items.html It only works about 2 times, then it goes back to opening half size.
Comment from Ryan Time February 20, 2014 at 2:16 pm For anyone who finds this now, this method still works (or at least it did for me) in Windows 7 for New Windows Open Small Mike Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Reg Tweak by Tufenuf / August 19, 2005 7:20 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Reg Tweak Mike, I don't Toolbar examples include Menu, Favorites, Google, Bing and others.
again do not use maximize option. 4. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Maximise new windows by Wm Lane / September 18, 2008 3:53 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Maximise new windows Hi I want a full screen visible for each application or nothing at all. Open New Window Maximized It is unbelievable, beyond even absolutely unbelievable that Microsoft has not fixed this irritating problem.
That book's sure a blast from the past. Hardly ever. drag it to the I you want. this content Click Apply, and then OK.
Friday, July 13, 2012 11:39 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote My response just relates to opening windows from a shortcut on the desktop. Any ideas? I don't want to lose them, I just want to open it in normal full screen mode. If you like, now check Lock the Toolbar and then Close at the bottom.
wfg Edited by FlightX Wednesday, June 08, 2016 11:46 PM Saturday, June 04, 2016 5:39 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote It is just unbelievable that anyone could One thing positive about Windows 10 is that there is never a dull moment anymore on ye olde computer Its like a box of chocolates, you don't know what you are Since you're only seeing the Web page, you won't even know Internet Explorer's there. I am also not interested in installing a program to do something windows is supposed to do at my request anyway.
This works on programs, and shortcuts to program, but not documents or other files. Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft. Jay.0 February 23, 2012 at 11:15 am http://pages.citebite.com/r1t5e1m7k7clu Anonymous February 23, 2012 at 8:46 am http://www.actualtools.com/multiplemonitors/features/multi_monitor_window_management/ swap screen http://dualmonitortool.sourceforge.net/swapscreen.html FIDELIS February 23, 2012 at 7:28 am Hello as per opening the January 5, 2017 05-01-2017 Advertisement Advertisement Latest Deals Affiliate Disclosure: By buying the products we recommend, you help keep the lights on at MakeUseOf.
Some folks like to run programs maximized; taking up the entire screen. Now What? My system does not want to remember the way I like my "views". There used to be a solution requiring the stretching of a first window, then opening a new window and stretching it again, both with the mouse pointer, and not using the
So, to make it open as a window that fills the screen, drag the window's corners until they fill the screen. Ever? Loads fine today. Additional information See our maximize and shortcut definitions for further information and related links on these terms.
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