Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.
1, Double click on Brave icon
2. See browser open in system tray but will not maximize (or open at all). I can hover over it and see the website.
Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):
Exactly. I have my bitcoin available but that’s it for extensions. Windows 10 tried to download some system operation stuff today that I’ve been delaying (I stopped it again), so I mention it just in case. Everything was working fine, then this started and when I rebooted Windows tried to do more set up.
This is a bit of a long shot but is a fairly quick test – can you try disabling Hardware Acceleration and see if this allows the browser to open properly? To do this, you’ll need to make a desktop shortcut with some slight alterations to the Target path. You can use the following instructions to do this:
Note that the steps are the same on Windows 10 here.
Your window coordinates appear to have been recorded beyond the bounds of your display(s). This can sometimes happen when you use an external monitor. You shouldn’t need to use the Run dialog in the future, as Brave should preserve your window position/dimensions during the app-close process. Please do let us know if you encounter any further issues, however. We’re always happy to assist