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Anyone else having a similar problem or have any ideas? Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? The programs that are almost always running are - FRAPS, Daemon Tools LITE, Picture Motion Browser Media Check Tool (whatever that is), my anti-virus, Logitech Profiler, IDT Audio Settings control panel, The On-Access Scanner seems to use a lot of the memory even when not running a scan. #13 Oh I am laffin View Profile View Posts 1 May, 2014 @ 2:24pm Source

These games played perfectly fine prior to about a month ago. I kept getting the same error. I would say this all started for me around February 2014. It seems to be really rare. http://www.sevenforums.com/gaming/204444-full-screen-games-minimizing-without-any-reason-3.html

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Rollin' Rog, Apr 9, 2007 #12 8dalejr.fan Thread Starter Joined: Nov 20, 2005 Messages: 1,895 See screenshot. Hopefully it will stay that way for both of us Ask a new question Read More Video Games Games Related Resources solved Lag maximizing and minimizing games from taslkbar solved Worrying I believe I have fixed that because since I cleaned out my computer case, it hasn't happened since.

BrandonCSLCMay 22, 2014, 6:06 PM I figured it out. I do notice it doesn't happen within the first hour or so of gameplay so I have to play for a bit, but that could also just be coincidence. Get the answer YadhuMay 5, 2014, 5:36 PM ahmed112 said: I am not touching any keys and just usual background stuff like anti-virus and steam (stuff that I have been using Game Minimizes Itself Windows 7 Fix Fireprufe15Nov 15, 2011, 1:52 AM Okay, but when it minimizes, Aero is still active.

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Games Randomly Minimize Windows 7 solved Games keeps minimizing Fullscreen Games Minimizing solved Games keep minimizing (LoL & Shadow of mordor) solved Games keep minimizing themselves,need help solved Games Keep minimizing? If you have to re-size the desktop using the nvidia control panel than there is something wrong with the video settings on your monitor. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/115032-13-random-game-minimize I know a lot of this information is useless but work in QA too and I know how "random" these issues can get.

Attached Files: Hmm.jpg File size: 194.4 KB Views: 152 8dalejr.fan, Apr 9, 2007 #13 Rollin' Rog Joined: Dec 9, 2000 Messages: 45,855 Weird, it's a .nfo file which is normally only Windows Keep Minimizing Themselves Windows 7 Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Hopefully this helps you. I can try updating the drivers since for some reason my Catalyst Control Centre is taking longer than usual to load upon boot.

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I had the problem with a laptop where my palm kept hitting the touchpad...but you won't have that problem. Check This Out Made that connection now. Games Randomly Minimize Windows 10 Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1 Scan saved at 12:35:41 PM, on 09/04/2007 Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180) Running processes: C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe Games Keep Minimizing Windows 7 Every other thread seems to be about windows 7 and things are set up differently on windows 8.

Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Posts: 71 OS: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit But I've set other programs to not take focus in the Tweak UI, anyway to make 100% sure that it doesn't steal focus just NOTHING unusual is running in the background. What does SpeedFan tell you when you are back at the desktop? Full Screen Games Minimizing Windows 10

Fireprufe15Nov 17, 2011, 10:48 AM Help me! Shoulda never switched from ATI cards. I'll have to check that out too, cant imagine what I'd need it for anyway, thanks for the tip. have a peek here Stay logged in Sign up now!

solved Weird Problem Minimizing Games solved Brightness goes full after minimizing a game solved My games keep minimizing!! Windows Keep Minimizing Themselves Windows 10 F1 Challenge randomly minimized again, but when I clicked on it to resume, I could keep on playing. if you are unsure what to disable, i would recomend to google search what you want to disable if you want to be safe. #11 Oh I am laffin View Profile

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There's one on the Speedfan icon too Do your other icons have that "virus properties" tab as well? Privacy Policy | Legal | Steam Subscriber Agreement View mobile website Login Store Featured Explore Curators Wishlist News Stats Community Home Discussions Workshop Greenlight Market Broadcasts Support Change language View Either way it's driving me insane, any help is appreciated. Choose How To Report Problems Last edited by cmh175; 17 Jun, 2014 @ 6:53am #3 StephanoLIVE View Profile View Posts 17 Jun, 2014 @ 6:55am Razer Game Booster shouldn't cause any problems, and should difinetly not

This problem remains unsolved and is really irritating. So would appreciate any help. It doesn't seem to effect Origin games, so it's something that effects Steam particularly or maybe it's Steam itself. All rights reserved.

If you currently have any Steam games installed that you would like to keep, please copy the Steamapps folder from C:\Program Files\Steam to your desktop or another directory. -5. Mostly microsoft and nvidia, the screen shots show the list (couldn't resize window to fit into one). All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get Game minimize mid game Gpu overheating when i minimize the game.

Are you sure you are not still overheating? ArmiesofZNight Associate Producer 11-13-2009 What operating system are you on? Similar Threads - Games Randomly Minimizing Solved Computer Randomly Reboots spirittoo, Aug 10, 2016, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 3 Views: 416 spirittoo Aug 12, 2016 Thread Status: Not open for Really don't know what the hell is wrong lol.

Posts: 71 OS: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Intel Pentium IV 2.6GHz. I kinda suspect that it may be connecting my phone that causes this issues but I am no expert though. That's the one between your left Ctrl and Alt keys. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement 8dalejr.fan Thread Starter Joined: Nov 20, 2005 Messages: 1,895 Ok, this doesn't make much sense at all.

More than likely though it wont really improve performance since I already set what applications boot at startup, and others have actually mentioned a drop in frame rate with the booster Just in case I'm going to check my performance monitor (it's either Asus or Nvidia) I'm wondering if I set something too low and it thinks my pc's overheating, and minimizing Fireprufe15Nov 16, 2011, 10:54 AM Sorry for the bump, just want to say that turning off Aero doesn't make a difference. The only programs running were LOL and in the toolbar I have Asus gamer osd (for the graphics card) and Nvidia settings (also graphics card) These have not changed in the

After I moved, I set up my pc, try to play HoN and bam. That's gotta be it. No other programs were running at the time ( I restarted my computer during the game and it didn't fix anything.) I have noticed recently that when typing in anything (web