Re: IE8 'View Source' opens minimised
Its a low level patch, not so much to do with IE. Its a catchup game with
the black hats. Slowly MS is gaining the upper hand. A new nail will be
issued to hold the new Jell-O in place subsequently. Such is the SDLC. As a
developer I know nothing is perfect and don't have expectations of such. The
other browser vendors have the same issues, but we don't see their posts
"Bob N" <BobN@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Thanks for your reply.
> I am using Vista Home Premium Service Pack 2, and NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE
> nForce 430 Graphics Card.
> I too noticed this happen subsequent to updates and it has happened on two
> PCs I use. Bit of an inconvenience rather than a problem. If I change the
> Registry Keys to 'Notepad' the window stays in view (not minimised) but as
> soon as I revert back to the Default Editor is minimises immediately??
> will the next Microsoft update bring??
> Bob N
> "rob^_^" wrote:
>> Hi Bob,
>> It is probably hidden from view behind the IE Window. Just move the IE
>> Window down your screen to see the View Source window behind it.
>> I have noticed the same issue since the last IE security update (last
>> my time)... It is also affecting all scripted popup windows..
>> Here is the fix for view-source though.
>> Press F12 to display the developer tool, Choose File>Customize Internet
>> Explorer View Source>Notepad
>> I am using Vista x86 SP2 with NIVIDA GForce. Can you please post back
>> your Windows and Graphics card details.
>> "Bob N" <Bob N@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> > Suddenly, after no previous problems, when I open 'Page / View Source'
>> > in
>> > IE8
>> > it flashes on screen then minimises immediately to the Taskbar.
>> > It can be viewed when maximised ok.
>> > It can be resized and I have then tried closing whilst holding down
>> > Ctrl.
>> > It only happens to 'View Source' not any other window.
>> > I am perplexed?