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I have a window with the following properties:
 
ShowInTaskbar="False" WindowStyle="None" ResizeMode="NoResize" Topmost="True" AllowsTransparency="True" Background="Transparent"
 
and I want to maximize the window after pressing a button with the following line:
 
this.WindowState = System.Windows.WindowState.Maximized;
 
in doing so, the window is positioned me in the upper left but it is not maximized.
 
also tested with the following lines but did not work:
 
this.Height = SystemParameters.MaximizedPrimaryScreenHeight;
this.Width = SystemParameters.MaximizedPrimaryScreenWidth;
this.Top = 0; this.Left = 0;
 
Anyone know how to solve it?
 
Thank you very much.
Posted 2-Jan-13 6:00am
Edited 2-Jan-13 6:04am
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Solution 1

Looks strange. Is so, I would temporary modified resize mode and them maximized. You may also need to handle the event StateChanged or override the virtual protected method StateChanged, to make sure you have the same ResizeMode when you change the WindowState again, either by assigning a new value to it, calling, for example RestoreBounds or by the UI user. Please see:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.window.statechanged%28v=vs.100%29.aspx[^],
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.window.onstatechanged%28v=vs.100%29.aspx[^];
see also:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.window.resizemode%28v=vs.100%29.aspx[^],
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.window.windowstate%28v=vs.100%29.aspx[^],
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.window.restorebounds%28v=vs.100%29.aspx[^].
 
Good luck,
—SA
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