When you start Task Manager, the menu bar and tabs may not be visible.


This behavior can occur if Task Manager is running in Tiny Footprint mode.

When you double-click the empty space in the border around the tabs, Task Manager switches to this mode.


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


To work around this behavior, perform the following steps:

  1. Click Start, and then click Run.

  2. Type taskmgr.exe.

  3. Hold down CTRL+ALT+SHIFT at the same time, and while holding them down press ENTER.

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

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