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Windows 7: Unable to minimize, maximize, or close open windows

23 Feb 2009   #1

Windows 7
Unable to minimize, maximize, or close open windows

I have this weird and annoying problem that wont go away.

If i have ANY window open (windows explorer, internet explorer, etc.) i am unable to minimize, maximize, or close the window by clicking in the upper-right corner of any of the windows.

Can someone please help me out because it is very annoying.


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23 Feb 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64

Was it working when you first installed and if so when did it stop working and have you installed or changed anything prior to the problem?
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23 Feb 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9

Feedback to M$...

And as stated above, have their been any hardware or software changes lately?

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13 Mar 2009   #4

Windows 7

I am having the same issue but only on other accounts. The main account that was created when I installed Windows works but any other account fails to allow me to move, close. or resize windows. I have installed this on multiple machines and have the same issue on all.
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