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Can the ADIRS window be moved to a separate monitor and if so how? I can't seem to isolate it as the active window.

 

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yes , if you have the pro version that is.. expand button is in the upper right corner of the adir's window

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If you're talking about the thing that looks like a double window, that doesn't work for me.  When I click that button the window simply disappears.

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2 hours ago, FS1TR said:

..., that doesn't work for me.  When I click that button the window simply disappears.

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Yes. There is nothing on the task bar except the main program missing the disappeared window.

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That is the same link that I posted above. The workaround does not work for me because the window disappears before it can be given focus.

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Hi FS1TR,

Just a couple of thoughts. Have you clicked in the little circle at the top of the main screen to see if they reappear? If they do you may be able to drag them outside the main screen then. Also do you have your main screen spread across both screens when you click the little double screen icon? If you do it may be confusing the program as it is trying to put them outside the main window but there is nowhere to go, try putting the main screen on one monitor if that's the case.

Just some ideas which I hope may help.

Graham

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13 hours ago, Salad said:

Hi FS1TR,

Just a couple of thoughts. Have you clicked in the little circle at the top of the main screen to see if they reappear? If they do you may be able to drag them outside the main screen then. Also do you have your main screen spread across both screens when you click the little double screen icon? If you do it may be confusing the program as it is trying to put them outside the main window but there is nowhere to go, try putting the main screen on one monitor if that's the case.

Just some ideas which I hope may help.

Graham

Yes, If I click the circle at the top the window will reappear.  None of your other suggestions will work because I cannot undock the window.  As soon as I click,  the window flashes and disappears.  I never get any control of the undocked window.

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Have you played/searched around the Nvidia control panel to see if your system has some odd setting that is messing with opening independent windows?

To the hive-mind: what are other users' settings for their Nvidia and can move windows to second screens?

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On T3D this happens sometimes, and i open a second window of the same kind, while the first is open. This usually works in that the second window opens fully

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4 hours ago, scoobflight said:

Have you played/searched around the Nvidia control panel to see if your system has some odd setting that is messing with opening independent windows?

To the hive-mind: what are other users' settings for their Nvidia and can move windows to second screens?

The only other place that I have opened and undocked a window is P3D Flight Simulator and it works fine there.

hexzed: I don't know what you mean by "open a second window of the same kind"

 

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If you click the "double window" and the pop out window disappears, if you click it again, does the pop out window disappear again?

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If I click the "double window" the window disappears. If I then click the circle by the  A, the window reappears.  Clicking the "double window" again, same result.

 

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Can you share the output_log.txt file from your mmwindow_Data folder? 

C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Tower 3D Pro\mmwindow\mmwindow_Data

Or please try running the adirs.bat, dbrite.bat, or strips.bat files and get the logs so we can check them out. 

 

In the meanwhile, you can try uninstalling and installing T3DP to see if it helps solving the problem. Sometimes these reinstallations work miracles. 🙂

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While working/playing on  my computer, I came across Acronis True Image. In addition to its usual backup, I noticed that it was running a programs called "
Acronis Active Protection." The pop-up window for this program indicates that it protects against ransomware. Being always suspicious, I turned it off.  Lo and behold, I can now open Tower 3d windows without them disappearing. 

I'd like to thank everyone who tried to help. I will now go and see if this capability improves my game play.

Tom

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