Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Active program Window Losing Focus Issue

11 Nov 2014   #1
natakublaze

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Active program Window Losing Focus Issue

Hello all,

I have been experiencing some window focus loss and it's especially noticeable while gaming.
I would be gaming and then I would lose focus on the game and have to click back in manually.

Sometimes it doesn't happen but then sometimes it occurs very often within 10 seconds apart.

I ran Malwarebyte and window defender and came back empty. It has to be some external program that is making windows lose focus but I can't seem to find what it is. I thought it was pingzapper so i removed it but the problem still occurs.

I did have some Malware previously that made utorrent not work and mute my mic but those have been removed.

PS note: I would also hear the windows chime from time to time but have nothing on the screen shows up.

Any help is appreciated.

Thanks,

Nataku




Attached Files
File Type: rar SF_10-11-2014.rar (915.7 KB, 0 views)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
11 Nov 2014   #2
natakublaze

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

FYI.

I have already tried disabling windows error reporting and disabling windows for checking solutions but still the problem persisted.

I don't have any wireless programs either which sometimes causes these problems.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Nov 2014   #3
natakublaze

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Actually Windows Security Essential picked up something.

Trojan:Win32/Powessere.A!reg

Not sure where it came from but when I clicked to have it removed, i ran the scan again and it appears again.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Active program Window Losing Focus Issue




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Losing window focus when I click on it
Hello, this is my first post so please excuse my manners. As the title states, I cannot click on windows, lest I lose focus of the window. This means I have to use win+3 to open the browser, and then press Tab like a maniac to get anywhere. Given that it is a laptop, I do not know how to unplug...
General Discussion
IE 11 having issue with open window staying active
Hello, I am having an issue with Internet Explorer 11. I noticed a few weeks ago that when I use IE 11 that I keep having to click on the window to keep it active, even if I have no other windows open. If I open IE 11 window and start typing a login somewhere I get 4 or 5 characters typed in...
Browsers & Mail
Firefox issue...new window give focus back to orig after few seconds
Windows 7, FF v26. If i have a browser open and click a link that either opens in a new window by default or i right click the link and "open in new window, either way the new window opens and i am reading it then within a few seconds the original window takes focus again. Is there an about:config...
Browsers & Mail
Random active window focusing issue
Hello, First time post, apologises if I don't include all the relevant information you require first time. Essentially my problem is this - At a random time period the active window I have open, either clicking or typing in will lose focus despite no interaction from myself to do so, but in...
General Discussion
Windows 7 JavaScript issue window.focus()
Hi I am using Windows 7 and IE8 in my application. I am opening a new pop window using window.open(). After submit, my request will reload the same opup. While reloading the page is hiding behind the parent window. I have tried using window.focus() to bring the popup front, its not working. This...
Browsers & Mail


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 21:15.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App