Keeping Focus Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Last response: March 3, 2010 11:00 PM in Windows 7 Share TrueTenacity March 3, 2010 12:44:13 PM Does anyone know of a way / setting / application I can use to ensure that nothing in the freaking UNIVERSE can steal the focus from the application I am using? I am so sick and tired of being beeped at and my text ending up all over the damn show because something popped up and stole the focus... More about : keeping focus badge a b $ Windows 7 March 3, 2010 1:10:39 PM Focus? A term used often when referring to binoculars. Text all over the damn show? Somethig a circus clown would say? m 0 l Ijack a b $ Windows 7 March 3, 2010 2:19:42 PM Can't be done. The system can always steal the focus at any time it wants to. (You really need that so that serious error messages can be displayed.) The extreme case is when you blue-screen. If it's other applications or the web browser that steals the focus the answer is trivial. (Close the offending application.) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 March 3, 2010 11:00:51 PM Pretty much the only way to do that is to make sure that nothing else is running that might steal focus. What is it that's stealing focus from you right now? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to get rid of focus rectangle in Windows 8.1 64 Bit? Forum SolvedNeed pc only focus on strategy games Forum SolvedHow Do I Disable Focus Rectangle? Forum Solved<$1,500 Gaming PC - Focus on Star Citizen & Gaming Forum SolvedI'm helping a friend build a computer for editing using Adobe Premier. Should I focus on finding a good GPU or a good CPU? Forum SolvedWin+X menu loses focus after key-combo press Forum SolvedFirst Time Build - Focus in Games Forum SolvedWhy do companies focus on making 2.5" Drives? Forum SolvedWhy do most laptops Focus -->More<-- on the CPU rather than Gpu? Forum SolvedLGA 2011 VS 1155 on gaming build, 780ti focus Forum SolvedYet another new build from a new builder - Focus on high res image and video editing Forum SolvedNeed to transfer pictures from samsung focus phone to desktop computer Forum SolvedNew to water cooling, read the sticky, now need to focus on what brand. Forum My computer decides to unfocus/focus constantly Forum SolvedNeed system for Skyrim Ultra Settings w/ Mods, focus on being future-proof Forum SolvedWhat should i focus more on? Forum SolvedWhat should i focus more on? Forum windows still losing focus after about a week now Forum SolvedBest Battery I can buy for my Samsung Focus S? Forum SolvedCanon 600D camera wont focus Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !