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Windows 7: Dx11 games keep alt+tabbing

08 Feb 2011   #11

Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imeem View Post
So I have BC2 and Dirt 2, Whenever someone msgs me on msn the game alt+tabs it self. Even if the game isn't running in Dx11 mode. And I don't want to exit msn when playing those games. So is there a way to fix this?
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imeem View Post
do you guys have this problem or is it just me?
I don't have the problem but than I don't use messenger.

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09 Feb 2011   #12

Windows 10 Pro

I see you have an ATI card. I just came accross this.... Alt-tab time and latest drivers - Rage3D Discussion Area

Maybe something there that might help answer your question(s)???

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10 Feb 2011   #13

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

guess i'll just use Raptr to replace msn when i play dx 11 games.
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