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dual monitor question

  1. #1


    Posts : 6
    Windows 7

    dual monitor question


    I'm trying to keep the windows 8 start screen open on one screen and have the other open to the desktop, but any time I click an app on the desktop the 2nd screen with the win8 start screen minimizes. Is there any way to change this behavior?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Quadforce,

    Sorry, but so far no. You can press the Windows key to quickly get the Start screen back from the desktop as needed though.
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  3. #3


    Think of it like the Start Menu, it immediately disappears when you click on an application and take focus away from it.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 6
    Windows 7


    Thanks for the replies. It makes sense too that it works that way.
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