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How do you take app out of metro view...

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    How do you take app out of metro view...


    or full screen mode? I saw "relaunch Chrome in Windows 8 mode" option and I don't like it. Re installed Chrome and it went right back to Windows 8 mode...that is full screen.

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    Hello sparhawk,

    The tutorial below can help show you how to toggle back and forth between Metro and desktop mode for Chrome.

    Chrome Browser - Toggle Between Desktop and Windows 8 Mode

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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    Thanks Brink. Chrome doesn't show Relaunch Chrome on the desktop for me...but it does say set reset my passphrase that I have a sync problem.
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    Do you have the latest 23.0.1271.97 version of Chrome installed?

    You might see if this may help with the sync issue.

    Troubleshoot sync issues - Google Chrome Help
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    Re sync and I got the desktop option back. thanks.
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    You're welcome.
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