All pop-up windows are full screen.

Derek Broughton news at
Wed Jan 31 18:45:06 GMT 2007

Art Alexion wrote:

> On Tuesday 30 January 2007 11:01, Derek Broughton wrote:
>> Recently (after playing with Special Window Settings and Special
>> Application Settings in Wine, to make Quicken's pop-up windows work),
>> every single pop-up window produced in KDE is coming up full screen.
>> So: password prompts from kdesu, file choosers, configure windows, etc,
>> etc, etc.
> Yeah.  It's a kwin feature that sounds good but isn't.
>> So I went back to the "Configure Window Behaviour" options (right click
>> on a title bar) and deleted any application settings, and still
>> everything pops up maximized.
>> Does anybody have a clue what I've done?
> No.  When I reset it, it stopped.

Damn, I hate that :-)  What, exactly did you reset?  In the end I just
deleted all of the ~/.kde/share/config/kwin* files (OK, I actually moved
them elsewhere, in case of problems), which did resolve it.

One of these days I'll just get rid of Quicken...

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