Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Possible Duplicate:
Task manager menu, titlebar and tabs have disappeared

When I hit Ctl-Alt-Del I get a "portion" of the task manager: it brings up the process screen, with no other tabs and not even the red X for exiting (in order to exit the task manager I need to kill the tskman process) I have tried system restore and even going into SFC/scannow but neither helps. Can you give me a suggestion/idea? I really did not want to have to reinstall it Windows!

Thanks.

Ross

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by Bob, grawity, techie007, Diogo, DragonLord Jul 12 '12 at 19:17

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

add comment

2 Answers

up vote 3 down vote accepted

Double Click on the "White area" just inside the border of the TaskManager window and you'll get back to Normal Task mode..

share|improve this answer
    
Yup!! That did it! –  greenber Jun 26 '12 at 13:44
add comment

What version of windows are you running? It is possible you are in the samll footprint task manager. Double click the border just above the "image name" "User name" etc. columns. You should then see all your tabs

share|improve this answer
    
win7/ultimate - all fixed. thanks! –  greenber Jun 26 '12 at 14:51
add comment

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.