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OS 10.6 - Maximizing Windows In Safari/Firefox


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I installed Snow Leopard (fresh install) when it came out and noticed that both Safari and Firefox's windows wouldn't maximize all the way. There's always a little gap on the left side. Initially I overlooked it and thought that it would be fixed with an update or a fresh install on my part. I wiped and installed the OS again about a week ago and I still get the same problem. I know it's a petty thing to get worked up over, but it bugs me every time I open either browser because I just like having the windows use all the space they can. Is anyone else having this problem? Any suggestions on how to fix it or should I just shut up and enjoy SL?

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My browser windows still maximize to full screen under SL, but I believe that if you adjust the window to the size you want, it should maximize to that every time thereafter.
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It used to do that for me under 10.5, but for some reason they won't go to the same size when I quit and re-open them under 10.6.

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