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[Affinity Designer] Floating windows disappear in separated mode

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A minor bug causes the user interface to disappear when doing the following:

  1. Create at least 2 virtual desktops in Mac OS X
  2. Switch Affinity Designer to separated mode
  3. Press control + up
  4. Switch to a different desktop (control + left or right)
  5. Press control + up again
  6. Switch back to desktop with Affinity Designer (control + left or right)

The floating windows (toolbars, side-bar) "permanently" disappear and can only be brought back by pressing control + up twice.

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Hi Chris,

 

I recorded a video that shows what's happening: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-4LcSdCyHtSN3lVVS1fRUw3bUE/view?usp=sharing

 

When switching back to Affinity's desktop its "studio view" windows (tool bars, history, layers etc.) are gone, even when I give Affinity focus by clicking its icon in the dock bar. The menu bar at the top does at least say "Affinity Designer" and the menu is functional. Any open document window also remains visible. It's just all other Affinity windows that are gone. They seem to be stuck somewhere in the background when I do the following:

 

1. Hit <F3> or <Control> + <up key> for switching to "Mission Control" -> makes Affinity windows disappear immediately which is unusual

2. <Control> + <left/right key> for switching to a different desktop while in "Mission Control"

3. <F3> or <Control> + <up> again for leaving "Mission Control"

4. <Control> + <left/right key> for switching back to the desktop with Affinity

 

Affinity disappeared and only pressing either <F3> or <Control> + <up> twice brings it back again.

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