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Windows 7: Window Mode - Clicks Off

05 Apr 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64x
Window Mode - Clicks Off

I use window mode to get better fps, since I need as much fps I can get.
Anyways, When I move my mouse fast. I see my cursor slightly, and it if I click while moving my mouse (in a fast motion) it clicks off the game, on to the desktop or if programs are running beside the game.

So then I have to click back on the game, and ususally by that time. I'm dead. Since it only happens when I move my mouse fast.

The games I know that it happens to is:
Team Fortress 2
Left 4 Dead
Counter Strike: Source

But I don't think it would be any different for any other game running in window mode.

So ya, is there a fix so it doesn't click off the game when moving the mouse fast and clicking? You don't even have to move it that fast too.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

05 Apr 2009   #2


Unfortunately, I doubt it - the whole point of Windowed-mode versus full screen is that in Window mode you *do* get to retain interactivity with your underlying OS - and in FS you do not.

What you are asking for is the features and functionality of FS mode in Windowed-mode - and for that you'll need to talk to the game developers about it, in case they have some command-line options that you can use or something.
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