Opened 18 years ago

Last modified 16 years ago

#1069 closed Bug report

Client not visible on taskbar until alt+tab is used

Reported by: alkisg Owned by: Alexander Schuch
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: Cc: alkisg, Alexander Schuch, kieselhorst, mchargue
Component version: Operating system type:
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When I run FileZilla Client, the window is not
displayed on the foreground (it is hidden beneath
other windows) and it is not shown on the windows
taskbar. Then, by pressing alt+tab the FileZilla
window is displayed and it also appears on the

I'm using FileZilla Client v2.2.19, but this happened
with all versions I've been using (I think I first
started using FileZilla about a year ago).


  • I use the .zip version (without installation)
  • I've put FileZilla.exe on apppaths

Version\App Paths), so I usually run it by doing
start menu->run->filezilla

  • I usually have other windows open (e.g. IE or

firefox) when opening filezilla (maybe this has
something to do with filezilla not appearing on the

Change History (4)

comment:1 by kieselhorst, 18 years ago

This was already reported here:

comment:2 by mchargue, 17 years ago

This happens to me too, and it is rather annoying. Still happening on 2.2.30.

comment:3 by Alexander Schuch, 17 years ago

FileZilla 3 is a complete rewrite of FileZilla. Can you please test this version? The reported issue might be fixed there already.

comment:4 by sf-robot, 16 years ago

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