Ticket #8418 (closed defect: worksforme)

Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

Fullscreen mode goes fullscreen on primary monitor, rather than current

Reported by: goodevilgenius Owned by:
Priority: major Component: GUI
Version: VirtualBox 4.0.4 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: Windows


In version 4.0.4, if using dual monitors, when going fullscreen, the desktop is made fullscreen on the primary monitor, regardless of the monitor on which the window currently resides. In previous versions, it used the current monitor, which was more desirable.


VBox.log Download (59.8 KB) - added by Brocky 7 years ago.

Change History

Changed 7 years ago by Brocky

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by Brocky

This also happens for maximised, where it maximises on the current display for about 1/4 of a second before flicking to the primary display as well as seemless mode.

Only started with 4.0.4.

As per the bottom lines of the attached log file, uScreenId is always 0.

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by frank

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to worksforme

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