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Windows 7: Issue with fullscreen games switching back to Desktop

30 Dec 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

If you do it the way I described you can leave all your other windows & programs active. The window switching is a bug but who to blame is not clear. The Firefox problem is a pita but easy to solve, if it says that it`s already running use the process manager to terminate it.

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30 Dec 2010   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Trucidation View Post
So Firefox is misbehaving and Microsoft gets the blame? I don't see the connect here, guys. Unless all browsers you tried (Opera, Chrome, Safari, Lunascape, etc) are exhibiting the same behaviour here.
Well firefox isn't the problem, it's the game that's malfunctioning while firefox (or any other program) is open. That's a windows 7 problem, not a firefox problem.
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31 Dec 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

You are right it`s a windows problem and until MS/nVidia/ATI actually stop passing the buck and actually fix it the workaround is the only way for some users to cure it.
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