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FS#1386 - Application outside visible desktop area after disconnecting second screen

Attached to Project: QCAD
Opened by Dermot (DPAppseng) - Friday, 19 February 2016, 09:14 GMT+2
Last edited by Andrew (andrew) - Friday, 19 February 2016, 09:45 GMT+2
Task Type Bug Report
Category QCAD (main)
Status Closed
Assigned To Andrew (andrew)
Operating System Windows 8
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.12.8
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Using two monitors where QCAD is on the left monitor with the right monitor being my laptop.
I close QCAD, then disconnect the second external monitor. If I now restart QCAD on just the laptop, it starts in a ‘virtual’ area as if the left monitor was still there. QCAD icon appears in the toolbar but there is no way to move the application back to the main screen.

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Closed by  Andrew (andrew)
Friday, 19 February 2016, 09:45 GMT+2
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Potentially fixed (cannot be verified without dual screen setup):
https://github.com/qcad/qcad/commit/2c91 74e70c84cf55d44ba6ed502dfaab227e0161
Comment by Andrew (andrew) - Friday, 19 February 2016, 09:43 GMT+2

Known workarounds to move (any) application windows outside of visible desktop back to visible desktop under Windows: