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Windows 7 window manager has recently started to behave strangely.

Firefox and Steam are running simultaneously. I am looking at the window of Firefox.

Steam

Now, I click on the Steam icon in the taskbar, the icon starts to blink in blue, and nothing has changed, I am still looking at the window of Firefox.

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However, if I press alt-tab, I am able to bring the Steam window to the foreground.

The situation is then the same if I want to bring again the Firefox window to the forground.

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Have you killed Explorer and tried to restart it? Does this happen with any app, even after rebooting, or only with a specific set of apps? –  Karan May 19 '13 at 22:58
    
Nice catch. Problem solved after resetting Windows 7 theme. –  Wok May 20 '13 at 10:59

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