[Ardour-Users] plugin windows disappear unless editor window has focus

Kevin Cosgrove kevinc at cosgroves.us
Wed Apr 2 22:12:46 PDT 2014

On 2 April 2014 at 6:29, S C Rigler <riglersc at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 2, 2014 at 2:02 AM, Kevin Cosgrove <kevinc at cosgroves.us> wrote:
> > I'm wondering why plugin windows auto-hide when my mouse pointer
> > moves outside the editor window, more importantly, how can I turn
> > that feature off?
> > I'm using Ardour_x86_64-3.5.357-dbg
> >
> >
> It is a window manager setting.  On KDE I believe you can fix it by going
> to System Settings -> Window Behavior -> Advanced Tab -> Uncheck "Hide
> utility windows for inactive applications".  If you're not using KDE there
> may be a similar option somewhere.

PERFECT fix.  I would have been hard pressed to find that.  Thank you 
VERY much for the quick reply.  It's much nicer to use plugins now!



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