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Windows 7: Can't get windows sessions off taskbar in Windows 7 64-bit

12 Dec 2017   #1
elawhomey10

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Can't get windows sessions off taskbar in Windows 7 64-bit

I can't get windows sessions off task bar in Windows 7 64-bit. I recently reloaded Windows 7 and now when I try to open a file, the icons for the windows I open stay on the task bar. They won't move to the desktop.
Any help with this is greatly appreciated.


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12 Dec 2017   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello elawhomey10, :)

You might see if the windows may be offscreen. If so, you should be able to drag them back on-screen.

Offscreen Window - Move Back to Desktop - Windows 7 Help Forums
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12 Dec 2017   #3
elawhomey10

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thank you, Brink. It was so obvious. I'm running into other weird stuff too, like the CASCADE WINDOWS on the taskbar -- it is not check, so I can't use it.

Thanks much.
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12 Dec 2017   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome. :)

The "Cascade windows" context menu item doesn't get checked. You should be able to click on it to use it like below.

Cascade Windows in Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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