Fullscreen is a display mode in which a particular application occupies an entire screen, usually without any visible controls, title bars or other UI elements.

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Full screen and zoom to page width in Preview or Skim on Mac

One of the features that seem to be lacking on Preview is an automatic zoom to page width during full screen view. This is very helpful when reading user manuals and other long texts. I would ...
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Is there a way or an application to force any applications to work in fullscreen mode in Windows Xp? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows program to remove titlebar, frame, etc from a window? I am working on a eeepc with a small resolution. I would like to maximize any windows or applications to ...
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How can I display DVD video, connected through a TV tuner, in full screen?

I have a 23" Dell LCD/LED monitor connected to a computer and a DVD player via a TV tuner. Movies watched through the computer are displayed in full screen mode, but movies watched through the DVD ...
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How to make Safari full-screen? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Seems like both Firefox and Safari on Mac cannot show the webpage in a full screen mode? I need help, how do I get Safari browser into full screen mode? Do I need to ...
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mplayer over 2 screens

I recently found an mplayer command line example that plays a video over 2 screens (nvidia twinview) but I lost it somehow. So does anyone know how to play a video with mplayer and have it stretch ...
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How to let full-screen be on specific monitor?

I have two displays, they're arranged as: +----------+ | | +--------+ B | | A | | +--------+----------+ With an application, say Adobe Reader, I can ...
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How can DOSBox be tweaked to run in “full screen mode” in Vista?

How can I tweak DOSBox to run in "full screed mode" in Windows Vista?
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Fullscreen (distraction free) PHP editor [closed]

I'd like to know if there is an editor that has PHP code completion and has a fullscreen (not the way komodo edit or notepad++ have) like gedit. I've been searching for some but couldn't find any.
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How to start Firefox 3.5 in fullscreen mode?

I want Firefox to start in fullscreen mode and can't find any trigger that makes it do this. Any tricks? I'm running Ubuntu Linux.
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How to stop command line program from running in full screen mode?

I have a command line program that has somehow got set to run in full screen mode. I want to make it run in a window instead. How do I do this? The details probably aren't relevant, but it's the ...
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How can I set my Caps Lock key to toggle Fullscreen mode in Xmonad?

I'm using xmonad with the following layouts: globalLayout = avoidStruts (tiled ||| Mirror tiled ||| Full ||| threeColMid ||| combine) ||| Full and I have set my mod + space key to switch between ...
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No fullscreen for opening PPS PowerPoint files

Is there any way to prevent the PowerPoint player from opening PPS file in fullscreen mode? Or is there a replacement for this player that can do this and is a full replacement for the player?
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Displaying dual monitor screenshot in “dual fullscreen” mode

Suppose I take a PNG screenshot on a dual monitor system (let's assume for simplicity they are identical), The screenshot will capture both monitors. Now say I want to display that screenshot in an ...
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Does Chrome's built-in “side-by-side” windows feature work on any platform except Windows?

I've recently been making use of the full-screen mode in various applications to help keep my focus centered on whatever I happen to be doing at the time. To this end I'm using Chrome in full-screen ...
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flash doesn't display on fullscreen in firefox

When I play videos with the flash player on firefox and switch to fullscreen, I get a white screen. The audio can still be heard. Hitting ESC switches back to normal view. Please note: I have tried ...
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Why does DVD Player in OS X 10.5 “Leopard” exit full-screen mode during playback?

When playing a full screen movie with the built-in DVD Player in OS X 10.5 "Leopard", not with Front Row, the movie will occasionally exit fullscreen mode automatically. No message box has popped up, ...
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Can VLC Player goto FullScreen on a 2nd Display automatically? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get VLC to play on the second monitor on windows? Hi folks, I've been using VLC player on my mac (with a TV connected to that as a 2nd device) and when i hit Full ...
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Watch Flash video but block out part of it

I'm learning a foreign language. There are several online sites that have Flash video in the language I'm learning (e.g., Hulu), which is great. Unfortunately, they have English subtitles, which is (...
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Metacity toggle fullscreen not working under Lucid; worked with Karmic

I'm working on a 11" screen, so I frequently want to use applications in fullscreen. I'm no expert on GNOME, but I remember doing a search a while back, and finding out about metacity, and how to use ...
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Putting Illustrator CS4 in fullscreen?

so I got this drawing tool (thats basically a really big mouse and a magnetic pen) from my good friend because he got a bigger and better one and I have the Adobe Suite CS4. But, I'm not a good drawer ...
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How do I view the location of an swf file that is obfuscated somehow

Specifically, I'm trying to view Elmo's Keyboard-o-rama fullscreen. The original swf file has been moved and obscured. For a toddler, this game really needs to be full screen! The toddler doesn't ...
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Full screen flash lags on Windows 7

I have been experiencing an issue since I've up upgraded to Windows 7 where all flash videos have horrible frame rates when run in full screen mode. I have tried multiple browsers and i have the ...
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Full Screen Firefox — show bar at the bottom?

I use firefox in full screen a lot on my netbook and i would like to be able to see the bar on the bottom, because i often hover over links before clicking on them. is it possible to get it to show ...
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How can I make the mouse pointer leave a fullscreen application in a multi-monitor setup?

I'm often playing a fullscreen game (like Civilization or Anno) and watching a DVD on another monitor in the meantime. But as soon as the game starts the mouse pointer seems to be trappend on the ...
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Irritating Google Chrome tab drag causes it to go full-screen

When I want to drag my tabs around to left and right, Chrome insists on pulling it out of its window. Even if Chrome is maximised, it pulls it out of the window to make its own. The only way to keep ...