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Windows 7: Taskbar loses the Always on top property

28 Mar 2010   #1

Windows7 32-bit
Taskbar loses the Always on top property

Hi All,

I've noticed an odd behavior recently, after my computer has been running while the task bar no longer stays ontop of my windows. If I go into the Taskbar and Start Menu Properties dialog, and check and uncheck the auto-hide option, it regains its always on top preference. I end up having to do this every couple of hours though.

I've tried running with both auto-hide enabled and disabled and both will lose their always on top preference after a while.

I did some quick Googling and didn't see anything related to this, I was curious if anyone else has seen something similar to this on their Windows7 boxes?



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28 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Try ending and restarting explorer.exe in Task manager.
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28 Mar 2010   #3

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Keven, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if this may be able to help you with this.

Hope this helps,
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