Windows 10: All windows gathered on main screen after sleep/wait time


  1. Posts : 3
    Windows 10 in Bootcamp
       3 Days Ago #1

    All windows gathered on main screen after sleep/wait time


    Hey!

    I have two monitors, same resolution, same scale ratio (200% since they are 4k's).

    I've got this problem with programs windows getting gathered on the main monitor in some cases after computer rests unattended. The problem is I can't tell what exactly causes the problem:
    - If I put it to sleep mode and wake up right away - windows are still on the same places where they were.
    - Tried to lock, lock and wait 1 min until it turns off screens - all ok after wake up.

    But when I leave computer for longer time, can't tell how much - I found it with all the opened windows (across two monitors) on the same (main) monitor.

    I had similar issue when I had one full HD and one 4k monitor, but that was worse, except described is also changed maximized windows to `windowed` mode, but filling whole monitor screen, which was very inconvenient. But that was caused by different scale factor on two monitors and gone as I got second 4k monitor.
    It was perfectly fine for a while but then this bug appeared, I think with Windows April update, what I also noticed Is that update changed resolution on one on of my monitors. I returned it to correct but the issue described above persist.

    Any advice? How can I make windows stay on the same monitors where they were open? It worked fine before April Update...
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  2. Posts : 4,529
    Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.5
       3 Days Ago #2

    How do you have your desktops set (Extend, separate).
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  3. Posts : 3
    Windows 10 in Bootcamp
    Thread Starter
       3 Days Ago #3

    bro67 said: View Post
    How do you have your desktops set (Extend, separate).
    It is extend.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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