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Metro "Start screen" disappears on dualhead

  1. #21


    Another one! When I press Win&D of Win&M or the button in quicklaunch on my primary (right) monitor, (yes, I use quicklaunch) the metro screen also minimizes on my left monitor.
    Is there a way of preventing that? I use this way of minimizing all applications quite a lot but I'd like to keep my metroscreen showing, because of the nice feeds on there.

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  2. #22


    Another one! When I press Win&D of Win&M or the button in quicklaunch on my primary (right) monitor, (yes, I use quicklaunch) the metro screen also minimizes on my left monitor.
    Is there a way of preventing that? I use this way of minimizing all applications quite a lot but I'd like to keep my metroscreen showing, because of the nice feeds on there.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #23


    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    Not that I know of, Metro still needs some improvement in functionality. I think they released it too early and should have refined it more with more features and better multi monitor support.
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  4. #24


    That's definitely a fact!
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