When minimizing, screen gets lost.

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Thu Jul 22 08:42:52 UTC 2010

On 22 July 2010 09:31, Herman Aalderink <hermanaa at gmail.com> wrote:
> When I open my browser (for example), and I maximize, it covers the
> whole screen. OK.
> When I click on 'partial screen' it fills part of the screen. OK.
> When I minimize, it (visibly) disappears to Trash. It is GONE.
> (I did not find it in TRASH ...)

You say the browser 'for example', does that mean it is happening with all apps?

While it is running visible on screen do you see it in the bar at the
bottom?  (Assuming you have a bar at the bottom)?  If yes, does it
disappear from there when you minimise?

After minimising what happens if you hold down the Alt key and press tab?


> It behaves as if I clicked on file > Close.
> (with a minor difference)
> After many MB's of updates I do not see any change/correction.
> (looks like a major thing to me ... not something to leave hanging ....
> hard to correct perhaps?)
> Am I going nuts? Is Canonical?
> Am I doing something wrong maybe ....?
> I did not see it mentioned here on the list.
> Just trying to find answers to my problems ......
> I am running 10.04 64-bit, updated.
> Herman in Philippines.
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