How to Move an Off-Screen Window?

You might have launched an application or program and noticed that it is running off-screen. Are you tensed because you don’t know the method of retrieving it? Well do not worry as here you will get to know the method of moving an off-screen Window in Windows 10 as well as macOS.

You might have launched an application or program and noticed that it is running off-screen. Are you tensed because you don’t know the method of retrieving it? Well do not worry as here you will get to know the method of moving an off-screen Window in Windows 10 as well as macOS.

The blog is only applicable to Windows 10 as well as macOS device users.

Moving an off-screen Window in Windows 10

 

Search windows with the help of Arrow and Shift buttons

  1. Firstly, go to the program or application.
  2. Then, tap on the Shift button.
  3. Next, do a right-click on the running program or application placed on the taskbar.
  4. After that, choose Move. It will be situated on the pop-up menu.
  5. Then, tap on the Left Arrow or Right Arrow button till the program or application gets displayed.

Search Windows with the help of Arrow and Windows buttons

  1. Firstly, go to the program or application.
  2. Then, choose the running application or program symbol present on the taskbar for making it the present selection.
  3. Next, do a long press on the windows button at the time of pressing the Left/Right Arrow button.

Moving an off-screen Window in the Mac operating system

Change your resolution

  1. Firstly, press on the Apple symbol present in the upper left-hand side corner.
  2. Then, press on System Preferences.
  3. After that, press on Displays.
  4. Next, press on the radio button.
  5. After that, select a smaller resolution.
  6. Then, press on OK for giving confirmation.

Force a relaunch

  1. Firstly, press on the Apple symbol. It will be located on the upper left-hand side corner.
  2. Then, press on Force Quit.
  3. Next, select the off-screen application from the list.
  4. After that, press on Relaunch.

Windows will be displayed with the help of windows zoom.

  1. Firstly, press on the running program or an application displayed on the Dock.
  2. Then, press on Window.
  3. Next, click on Zoom. It will be located in the toolbar working along the above edge of the display.

Center the window for making it visible

  1. If the off-screen application or program is not chosen, then tap on its symbol. It will be present on the Dock.
  2. Then, do a long press on the Options button.
  3. Next, tap on the running application or program symbol one more time. Note that this will hide the application or program.
  4. After that, lift up your fingers from the Options button.
  5. Then, press on the running application or program symbol.
  6. Lastly, check that the Windows gets displayed in the center or not.

John Smith  is a technology enthusiast who loves writing about new advancements and IT threats on a regular basis. He work focuses on the latest advancements in the realm of technology, social media, and cyber security at norton.com/setup.


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