Diablo® III

Fullscreen windowed mode always on top

I play in fullscreen windowed mode usually and since patch 1.0.4 after starting the game up it will not allow me to look at other windows while the game is open and running in this mode. To fix it I have been going back to fullscreen mode then back to windowed which works for that play session but when I start the game again the same problem occurs. This seems to happen frequently if not every time I load the game this way. Windowed mode is working fine and so is fullscreen mode it is only the Fullscreen (Windowed) that has this problem I am able to make it happen even without logging into the game right at the login screen.
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I have the same issue, I have to use Task Manager to minimize Diablo 3. Only a reboot fixes the issue for me.

After a reboot, my game will run fine most of the time, but occasionally this issue kicks in and when you alt tab, Diablo 3 covers any application you tab to. Win Key + D or Minimizing Diablo 3 with shortcuts do not work.

Feedback on correcting this issue would be awesome.
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I also use Windows 7 Professional 64bit
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Hey, Diablique,

I believe the solution is merely running Diablo 3 as administrator, assuming you're on Windows Vista or later.
1. Right click your Diablo 3 shortcut
2. Go to Compatibility tab
3. Check the Run as Administrator box
4. OK

Hope this helps!
Edited by LeKtriK#1727 on 12/6/2012 8:07 AM PST
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