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Program window does not retain previous view settings
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When you open a program, it may not retain the view settings that you selected the last time that you exited the program.
This issue occurs because Windows-based programs contain program-specific settings that determine the window state when the program starts. Typically, the window setting for a shortcut to a Windows-based program starts the program in its default window state. The default setting was not modified to retain your selection.
To select the window size for a program when you start the program: