Brave Brower (off screen laptop) Unable to Restore


#1

Description

Brave Browser OFF SCREEN
Laptop
Unable to restore

Steps to Reproduce

Every time I turn lap-top on without connected to monitors:

  1. Turn on lap-top
  2. Open Brave (from taskbar)
  3. Brave opens off screen

Notes: When my laptop is connected at work to multiple monitors - Brave will open on one of the two monitors.
When laptop disconnected, it will never populate on laptop (always off screen)

Options that do NOT work:

  1. Shift-RightClick on Brave on taskbar - does NOT bring up minimize or move options (like Chrome or other programs)
  2. Windows Key - P = to switch monitors and then back to laptop - does NOT bring Brave back to main monitor.
  3. Restart Computer = does not seem to work.
  4. Alt-Tab = shows the Brave browser, but when selected will select off screen.
  5. Cascade = does not work (nor does stacking)

Actual result:

Expected result:

  1. Open on laptop monitor (or primary monitor)
  2. Shift-RightClick - should bring up minimize or move options (like other applications)

Reproduces how often:

What percentage of the time does it reproduce?
100% - if not connected to multiple monitors.

Brave Version

about:brave info:

Please open about:brave, copy the version information, and paste it.
Can not open it right now. Will update when I am able to get to multiple monitors - currently traveling.

Reproducible on current live release:

Is this a problem with the live build? It matters for triage reasons.
UNSURE

Additional Information

Win 10 (Home)
Razer Blade Stealth
i7-7500u 2.7GHz
16GB
64-bit


#2

Hello @Lionfish42

Could you check to see if this helps you: Brave suddenly stopped responding Win10: stuck in taskbar

Thanks,
Lauren


#3

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