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Sticky *windows* (not just programs)

first post: BradWaite wrote: Hi there! (Win7-64, Finestra 2.5.4501) I'm playing with Finestra a...

latest post: BradWaite wrote: Checking in again after another 6 months. ;) I know there are thou...

command-line forwarding doesn't seem to work in 2.1

first post: skendric wrote: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Finestra\VirtualDesktops.exe" 2:cmd.exeUnde...

latest post: skendric wrote: Looks like this feature is still not implemented under 2.5.x, am I ...

Win7 - explorer not moving between desktops

first post: boardtc wrote: I have tried a lot of virtual desktop systems and finestra just wor...

Active Development?

first post: cphelps wrote: Hello, Is any active development being done on Finestra? I am eva...

(Question) Is z-order of windows preserved?

first post: zxc123 wrote: -

latest post: zhuman wrote: Yes, the Z-order should, in general, be preserved. If an applicatio...

backgrounds changing on one system, but only a purely white screen on the other...?

first post: stevae wrote: i have been using finestra virtual desktops for a while now, on my ...

latest post: escher7 wrote: I just came upon your software.(May 12, 2012) I get the same proble...

Cant Create Program rules

first post: goldrush76 wrote: The options are mostly easy to figure out... except program rules.....

latest post: zhuman wrote: Yeah, I just wanted to confirm that that was the intended behavior....

Windows XP :: Screen does not refresh when switching desktops

first post: emericaoo wrote: Hello,I just downloaded the latest version (2.5.4436.26118). I alw...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I just released a bug fix release that fixes this issue! Thanks aga...

Application Crash (Unhandled Exception) if accessing options for second time during same session

first post: emericaoo wrote: Hello,I get an unhandled exception if I try to access the options f...

Finestra 2.1.4 and Wallpaper Per-Desktop Issue

first post: sdhengsoft wrote: Hi, I have just upgraded from 1.2 to 2.1.4 under WinXP and I'm havi...

finestra 2.1.4nnn on w7x64 not saving general options

first post: rneuschul wrote: Title almost says it all;Options on the general tab are not saved c...

latest post: 00Kell wrote: Thanks for this. I was having the same problem in vista x64. Simpl...

Win7 Finestra stopped working

first post: dubiousmaximus wrote: For 2 days now Finestra fails on startup. Re-installed but same pro...

latest post: litchj wrote: I have had exactly the same problem since V2 on my windows7 laptop,...

Outlook problem

first post: arnyeinstein wrote: HiI try to send Outlook to desktop using 1, but when I start it in...

latest post: gordonwatson wrote: Can you manually (using whatever hot-key etc option) send Outlook s...

Notepad++

first post: muddleglum wrote: I use notepad++. I point it to a window and so far have no ...

Problem with 1.2 mini-toolbar

first post: jwhiz wrote: On win 7 professional 64-bit, I get the following when using the mi...

latest post: rjasinski wrote: I have exactly the same bug under Vista Business 32-bit. This is re...

How do you get rid of the Finestra window?

first post: Marwelln wrote: Does the Finestra window really have to be there? Isn't it enough w...

latest post: Marwelln wrote: Oh nevermind, it was the "Use taskbar icon" options. Sorry for this.

Sorting recovered windows

first post: kevinau wrote: Dear Developers, Finestra Virtual Desktops is good among several s...

only one desktop is displaying (32bit vista)

first post: pissed wrote: Vista/XP Virtual Desktop Managerwhy only one desktop is displaying ...

latest post: xiaoxin wrote: Add to Favorites View Cart User louis vuitton purse Center shoppin...

Some Windows Don't Hide

first post: pidgey wrote: Hi,I found this project and it seems to work quite well except that...

on Virtual Desktop Manager I only see 4 desktops not 9?

first post: Aceshigh888 wrote: I notices it says in the description that you can get up to 9 or 10...

latest post: nugetcenter wrote: Right click on tray icon -> Click on Options lineit's on the first ...

Dual Monitors and VDM

first post: xcapepr wrote: Nice program first of all! I use dual monitors for web development ...

latest post: mchipguru wrote: I am extending my desktop onto a second monitor and I have to minim...

Desktop Switching with Remote Desktop Connection

first post: caho wrote: HeyFirst of all; thanks for this program, it´s great.I would ...

2 desktop and 2 monitor

first post: tassmy wrote: I'm looking for a program who works with both 2 monitors and 1 PC. ...

can't change hotkeys

first post: padarjohn wrote: Virtual Desktops V0.9.1.0, 64-bit Vista Whenever I try to change...

latest post: BrentNewland wrote: Figured this out after using it the first time. The program is inte...

Random Crashes

first post: denizen08 wrote: VDM randomly crashes while it is normally used. No particular issue...

Add Support for Multiple Monitors

first post: WorkSpacer wrote: Hello Please add Multi-Monitor support (2 monitors). Thanks i...

Multiple Display Settings on Different desktops

first post: pwsaindon wrote: I'd like to use Vista Virtual Desktop to run my computer on 2 diffe...

All programs sticky, and hotkeys not functioning

first post: kinewa wrote: I just downloaded the program, and I'm having a little difficulty g...

Windows Server 2008, can't get previews to display

first post: michaelhanney wrote: Hi, Thanks for an amazing free VDM! I am using it on Windows...

latest post: michaelhanney wrote: By preview I meant, in Options, General, "Show the mini-preview whe...

Windows get lost when switching desktops or remain on taskbar

first post: GeneralCS wrote: I'm running version 0.9.1.0 and experienced a few problems. I opene...

cannot create user.config file

first post: pbpersson wrote: Every time I attempt to change anything - even the number of deskto...

RC 0.9 Per-Desktop BG Issue

first post: gingey wrote: I upgraded to the .9 RC this morning and I cannot set each desktop ...

latest post: jayemen wrote: OK, that certainly clarifies things.  Solid-color bmp's are not a p...

VDM switcher does not always display

first post: lsucybertyger wrote: After using the VDM for a couple of weeks, the switcher has begun t...

latest post: lsucybertyger wrote: Well, I thought I had found the problem.  However, the longer I run...

Preview is empty on Win7

first post: paper wrote: On Win7 beta the preview window is empty. See this.

Switching desktops does nothing?

first post: lefthand50 wrote: Hi, just installed and excited to use the app. However, when I sta...

latest post: lefthand50 wrote: Thanks Cactus, appreciate the response.. Not sure what changed, bu...

unhandled exception / vista

first post: skendric wrote: i've been using vista/xp vdm since summer 2008, under Vista Enterpr...

VVDM has stopped working failure.

first post: CactusRuss wrote: I occasionally get a popup failure saying VVDM has stopped working....

Virtual Desktop Crashing on Vista Business

first post: vkanjilal wrote: My Virtual Desktop manager is crashing randomly. I use Vista Busine...

latest post: Dalroi wrote: I think I have the same problem (but w/o a description that's just ...

windows explorer problem

first post: rong wrote: I'm running Vista 32bit Home premium, SP1 with all updates. Grea...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I haven't been able to reproduce this. If you get any more informat...

doesn't start just appcrashs

first post: andrewblake wrote: Hello This program just crashes when i run it on my Vista Business...

latest post: vkanjilal wrote: I am facing the exact same thing in my Vista Business laptop. It is...

IE window not updating on desktop switch

first post: jaybarr wrote: I just installed the 0.8.3018.0 release, and my initial impression ...

latest post: Sebi wrote: Same problem here. Any ideas?

Visual Studio problem

first post: Alessio wrote: Hi there,i had installed latast versione of the VDM today. When i r...

2 problems

first post: jcboget wrote: I'm running version 0.9.1.0 on a Dell Inspiron 1720 that has Vista ...

What would you call this?

first post: CodePlexPerson wrote: I'd like a feature that shuts VDM down when you open a certain prog...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Rather than closing and reopening VVDM every time you play, just ri...

Run application on all desktops

first post: sb_gorthi wrote: Is there an option to run certain applications on all desktops? I u...

latest post: Maacleod wrote: Any news since November ? I realised that I could open some widgets...

Getting application error

first post: Biomech wrote: Hello all, I tried opening the program after a few weeks of not ...

Disappearing windows

first post: ajsica wrote: Hello, I just started using v9.1 on windows xp professional. I ...

latest post: null_pointer_us wrote: gillo, I think ajsica meant that you should right-click on the VDM ...

Crashes in Vista

first post: jtjrmv wrote: Version 0.9.1.0 is crashing 2-3 times per day. I use the Virtual M...

per Desktop Backgrounds

first post: samol wrote: Hello, In Vista using 'per desktop Backgrounds' the backgrounds ...

latest post: samol wrote: I found a workaround using two desktops - havn't tried more desktop...

This Looks Like The First Time You Are Using

first post: nscave wrote: "This Looks Like The First Time You Are Using Vista/XP Virtual Desk...

latest post: null_pointer_us wrote: Yeah, I'm getting the same thing. Vista x64 here.

Crash in .net

first post: rattatosk wrote: I'm getting this error in Vista with 0.9 and 0.91 : See the end ...

What's going on?

first post: ThomasAO wrote: I don't want to bother anybody, but this is such a nice project and...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I have added logic to only hide shadows and not to ever show them o...

Hot Keys

first post: bluknight wrote: I am having a lot of issues with the hot keys already being taken. ...

latest post: ThomasAO wrote: choco, I'll try to do that asap, but I'm currently pretty busy; so ...

0.9RC: Send Window to Desktop no longer works

first post: LeeJ wrote: Hi All, I recently upgraded to version 0.9RC, it seems faster an...

latest post: jgindin wrote: I'm running Vista SP1, with 0.9.0.0 (from the About box), and the w...

0.9RC with RocketDocket 1.3.5

first post: Puzz wrote: Hi, got this error after a while working with the new 0.9RC version...

Disable hotkeys over a remote connection

first post: nori wrote: Hi, I use win2vnc to control a remote computer. It would be gr...

latest post: zhuman wrote: If you exit VVDM on the remote computer, it allows you to use the h...

When I open urls in MIRC FireFox moves to the same desktop as MIRC

first post: hobs0n wrote: First I wanna say that I really like this simple and fast program a...

latest post: hobs0n wrote: Thank you for the reply :) The new feature sounds great! I...

request: focus top window after switching desktops

first post: jpage4500 wrote: Hi, Like the subj says, when I switch desktops using the keyboa...

latest post: zhuman wrote: This has been added for the next version. Thanks for the suggestion.

Per-desktop backgrounds still not being retained

first post: LANjackal wrote: Hi, I thought this bug had been nicked a while back, but it seems t...

latest post: charlestek wrote: I just installed v0.8.3018 and have the same issue. Different back...

stack order, mouse wheel, speed

first post: Hatta wrote: Hi, this app has a lot of promise, but it's missing a few critical ...

0.6 RC - 0.7 RC - Bug with Phosothop CS3

first post: SwissSteph wrote: Hello, I found a bug with Photoshop CS3, during a change of “De...

latest post: zhuman wrote: This has been fixed in the latest version by minimizing Photoshop a...

Process spawned from process in inactived desktop

first post: chuancong wrote: I often run some script that spawns many command window in runtime,...

Some program windows not set to sticky are stuck on all desktops

first post: jsummers wrote: First and foremost I have just started using the program and think ...

VDM doesn't allow me to drag windows in full screen mode?

first post: RainyCity4 wrote: I checked all comments and can't find what I'm looking for. I'm...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Yes, it should work again in the next version. Also, yes, I can add...

Multiple Full-Screen Browsers does not stay on correct desktop

first post: reron98 wrote: Observed: I use multiple FF windows to group tabs of similar topics...

latest post: reron98 wrote: Please delete, I posted thread in the "Issue Tracker". Thank you.

Desktop switch indicator is totally blank

first post: MSTS wrote: On my Windows XP PC, the desktop switch indicator of 0.7 RC looks l...

latest post: Ney wrote: Mine is same as always. But I am on single monitor. Seems that migh...

Minimize specific applications before switching virtual desktop

first post: LucasD wrote: Some applications (like Photoshop and Illustrator) don't hide on ot...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I've been looking for a fix for this. Thanks for the suggestion!

Acronis True Image showing on EVERY desktop

first post: MSTS wrote: VDM 0.7 RC: Great program! Almost first thing I noticed, though, is...

A few small issues

first post: Ney wrote: Hi, I have a few small issues with 0.7 1) The indicator window ...

0.6 RC + Vista X64 = Crash on any desktop switch

first post: SwissSteph wrote: Hello, In my Vista X64, once installed with no errors and ran, ...

latest post: SwissSteph wrote: For now with version 0.7 RC ... This problem no longer use. And...

AVG Free problem & crash info

first post: eauman wrote: Hi, I am running a 3 day old install of Vista Business & was runnin...

latest post: zhuman wrote: AVG probably appeared on all desktops because it was running as an ...

0.6 RC fails to start on XP Pro 64 bit

first post: memelet wrote: I simply get a popup with the message "The application failed to in...

latest post: zhuman wrote: This means that you don't have the .NET Framework 2.0 installed. Yo...

Multi Display problem

first post: AnniHilatE wrote: Hi, great project guys and am loving it. I've noticed a problem wh...

latest post: AnniHilatE wrote: Sorry, i forgot to mention that. I am using Windows Vista

Administrative applications

first post: sb_gorthi wrote: I run eclipse in Administrator mode because my server etc. are in t...

latest post: sb_gorthi wrote: zhuman wrote: What language do you use Eclipse for (just out of...

Icons on sys tray

first post: maarten wrote: Hi, I have MSN or Trillian installed, but i'd like that only appear...

latest post: zhuman wrote: VVDM is window-specific, not program specific. I am starting to add...

Screen flashes after resume

first post: jackmarlaw wrote: I am using Vista Home Premium. After installing this software, ...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I've never seen this, nor can I think of any way this is connected ...

Window sending across desktops errors

first post: cybercow wrote: First of all, thanks for the great tool, this certainly helps in pr...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Okay, I've fixed the "Send Window to Desktop 1" disabled menu item ...

Multiple Live Previews

first post: cbmlogix wrote: Hi All, I'm Using version 0.6....Great tool, can only find one iss...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Does PC Anywhere cause Vista to jump out of Aero mode? If so, that ...

problem

first post: milanmm wrote: Hi, a very nice program, this is what I was looking for, except I ...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I will look into this. I've never seen the error myself, so I'm not...

No Mini-preview

first post: Scott3535 wrote: I just installed this REALLY COOL app, and it seems to work okay - ...

latest post: Scott3535 wrote: Okeydokey, I see how it works now. So, I CAN move windows around in...

Loose desktops afther restart

first post: kwispel wrote: Program works great, but when i restart the pc i have only anymore ...

latest post: zhuman wrote: I'm hoping it won't be too long before I release a new version. I s...

Arrow Switching Problem

first post: detwetter wrote: I encountered this problem, when using the window key + arrow, to m...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Oh yeah, I'll fix this now. I'm not completely sure of the problem,...

Thumbnails not displaying

first post: georgek wrote: My windows loose their live thumbnailing behavior when they are mov...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Yes, this happens quite often. Sadly, I cannot change this as this ...

Congratulations!

first post: falcon1 wrote: Am I really the first to discover this? Anyway, I congratulate ...

latest post: zhuman wrote: Yes, you could do a 3D effect with distorted 2D planes. However, Vi...

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