Possible Solutions For Fixing The Windows 10 Taskbar Not Hiding

Windows 10 taskbar not hiding

Most of you might be using Windows 10 or might be familiar with it if not using it. When you show the full screen in Windows 10, you may want to hide the taskbar. You can automatically hide the taskbar but the frustrating thing is the taskbar won’t be hiding even if the auto-hide is enabled. If you have also faced the same issue of Windows 10 taskbar not hiding then don’t worry as Technographx has brought this article for fixing the problem. Let us have a look at them.

Verify The Taskbar Setting First Of All

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First of all, verify that the taskbar is set to be hidden automatically. You can skip this instruction if you have already verified it. If you have not then better verify the taskbar setting by following the below-given steps.

1.You have to right-click on the taskbar and select settings on the context menu.

2.You should make sure that Automatically hide the taskbar in desktop mode is on at the time when you are using the desktop. The time when you are using the laptop, you should make sure that Automatically hide the taskbar in tablet mode is on.

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You Have To Restart Windows Explorer

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When you restart Windows Explorer, then it will restart all of your Metro applications. This method can solve the issue temporarily. If the problem still exists then continue reading the article and try the next solution.

1.You have to right-click on the taskbar and select task manager on the context menu.

2.Select Windows Explorer in the processes tab and click on the Restart button.

New Trick

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Try this trick out, it would help you to fix Windows 10 taskbar not hiding issue. This trick has worked for many users who had encountered this issue.

1.You have to click on the SEARCH button on the taskbar.

2.If you are having the SEARCH box on the taskbar but not having the SEARCH button then click in the search box.

3.Click somewhere on the desktop at the time when search window pops up so search window will disappear. After this, the taskbar should auto-hide normally.

Check if you are able to play your favorite games without seeing the Waiting on another installation or update message or not.