VLC Opens Off Screen

By Ammarrauf01

VLC Opens Off Screen. In this article, you will get to know how to fix the VLC opens off-screen issue. Sometimes, the VLC players open off-screen. When this happens, you cannot drag it using the mouse. The VLC player will show up on the Taskbar and Task Manager. Many users have complained about this that their VLC player opens off-screen. By using the below-mentioned methods you will solve the issue to move off-screen windows back into view.

How To Fix VLC Opens Off Screen?

Method 1 – Cascade Windows:

Cascade all the open windows from the taskbar, when you face the off-screen issue. To do this, just simply right-click on the taskbar and select the option Cascade Windows.

This method will fix this issue for some apps but didn’t work for the VLC Media Player.

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Method 2 – Move The Window Using Arrow Keys:

The second thing that you can try is that move the Windows using your mouse key. To do so:

1.Hold the Shift key and right-click on the offscreen window’s icon in the taskbar.
2.Select the Move option.
3.Now, press the arrow keys, till the windows pops up on the screen.

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Method 3 – Maximize The Window From Taskbar:

You can maximize the Windows from the taskbar to solve this issue. To do so:

1.Hold the Shift key again.
2.Right-click on the icon of the window in the taskbar.
3.Select the Maximize option to make the windows go Fullscreen.

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Method 4 – Press The Windows + Arrow Keys:

Select the window from the Taskbar. Press the Windows + Any Arrow key. This will snap any selected window in the direction of the arrow keys.

Method 5 – Change The Window Arrangement:

By changing the Window arrangement, you can solve the window oof-screen issue. Follow the steps:

1.Right-click on the Taskbar.
2.Select one of the other window arrangements, like Show windows stacked or Show windows side by side.

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