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Windows 7: Stopped working: the convenient Windows + right keyboard shortcut

16 Jan 2012   #1
wearashirt

Windows 7, x64
 
 
Stopped working: the convenient Windows + right keyboard shortcut

Have you guys tried pressing the Windows + right button? It halves your window to half of the right side of the screen. Same for Windows + left. Windows + up maximizes any window, while Windows + down restores down any window.

These are convenient as the chair I sit upon. But one day...they stopped working.

I've checked everything about the keyboard in the control panel, nothing there. Neither does Acer have forums. What should I do??


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16 Jan 2012   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

hi wearashirt, and welcome to sevenforums,

this feature is called 'aero snap' - somehow yours seems to have disabled itself.

the good news is that it's easy to restore - check out this tutorial: Aero Snap - Turn On or Off
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16 Jan 2012   #3
wearashirt

Windows 7, x64
 
 

Thanks man! And how did you know I'm new? I just registered really for this problem. But I'll be looking around here more often!
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16 Jan 2012   #4
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

i remember everybody's username and post-count, and new users always stick out - not really, you can see how many posts a user has made by looking under the user name.

happy i could help you.

if you got some time, do have a look around the tutorial section - you won't find a better resource anywhere else on any of the internetz!
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