We already have a ticket for this problem:




> Hi Nick
> I've never encountered this but I suspect you are right and the window
> is being restored to the no longer existing position when you reopen
> the application. So you could delete or edit the qgis settings file
> which off the top of my head is under /Users/Library/ in the
> applications settings dir (cant rememebr the exact directory name).
> Make sure to do it while QGIS is closed. The next time you reopen
> QGIS, it should default to opening on the primary screen.
> Feel free to file a bug at https://svn.qgis.org/trac and perhaps Tom
> can think of a more elegant solution.
> I also vaguely recall there was an option somewhere in the mac display
> settings to bring all windows onto the current position but I could be
> wrong....
> Regards
> Tim
> On 1/13/07, Nick Black <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> This could be a more OSX related issue than a QGIS  one...   I've been
>> using
>> QGIS 0.8.0 Mac OSX and Ubuntu releases since they were released, mainly
>> for
>> viewing shapefile and TAB files.  Yesterday I tried to load up QGIS on
>> my
>> Mac Book.  It loads up until it gets to the splash screen - after that
>> the
>> icon appears in the doc and on the menu bar at the top of the desktop.
>> I
>> can use the menu, but cant actually see the QGIS window.  If I use
>> expose
>> (the OSX feature that shows you all the open windows you have) - I can
>> see
>> QGIS with whatever data I have loaded, but when I click on it to bring
>> it to
>> the front, it slides back off to to the left of my screen.  I have
>> tried:
>> 1) Turning off virtual desktops
>> 2) Checking system preferences to see if OSX thinks there is another
>> monitor
>> attached
>> 3) Reinstalling the QGIS dmg
>> 4) Greping Library for qgis to try and find and remove any config files
>> None of these steps have helped.  I am guessing that the problem has
>> been
>> caused by me using QGIS with a second monitor attached to my MacBook.
>> Is
>> this feasible?  Has anyone else had these problems?
>> Thanks,
>> Nick
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