Task Manager Menu Bar and Tabs Are Not Visible in Windows XP

For a Microsoft Windows 2000 version of this article, see 193050 .


The menu bar and tabs may not be visible in Task Manager.


This behavior may occur if Task Manager is running in Tiny Footprint mode. If you double-click the empty space in the border around the tabs, Task Manager switches to this mode.


To switch Task Manager to its typical display mode, double-click the top border of the window.

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When Task Manager is running in Tiny Footprint mode, you can resize the window.

Article ID: 314227 - Last Review: Oct 23, 2008 - Revision: 1