Topic Title: ALT-TAB goes back to desktop and immediatly goes back to game
Topic Summary: I need to press ALT-TAB 2 times or 3 times to go back to the desktop
Created On: 10/18/2013 04:03 PM
Status: Post and Reply
Linear : Threading : Single : Branch
Search Topic Search Topic
Topic Tools Topic Tools
View similar topics View similar topics
View topic in raw text format. Print this topic.
 10/18/2013 04:03 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
SharpShark
Peon

Posts: 1
Joined: 07/23/2013

Drivers: 13.20.11-130920a-162870E-ATI

OS: Windows 8 x64

GPU: 7970

RAM: 16GB

In many fullscreen games and with various drivers, I ALT-TAB to back to the desktop, but the screen flickers to the desktop and switches immediatly back to the game. It stays locked on the desktop only after 2 or 3 tries.

I've assigned a ALT-TAB macro to my mouse just in case it was my keyboard the problem. Nope. The issue still remains even if I ALT-TAB with my mouse.

 10/18/2013 06:09 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
black_zion
Nanotechnology Guru

Posts: 11579
Joined: 04/17/2008

Try opening a program such as notepad before you launch your game and alt tab into it.

-------------------------
ASUS Sabertooth 990FX/Gen3 R2, FX-8350 w/ Corsair H60, 8 GiB G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3-2133, XFX HD 7970 Ghz, 512GB Vertex 4, 256GB Vector, 240GB Agility 3, Creative X-Fi Titanium w/ Creative Gigaworks S750, SeaSonic X750, HP ZR2440w, Win 7 Ultimate x64
Statistics
80975 users are registered to the AMD Support and Game forum.
There are currently 5 users logged in.

FuseTalk Hosting Executive Plan v3.2 - © 1999-2014 FuseTalk Inc. All rights reserved.