Why aren't document windows floating in Photoshop Elements 9.0.3?

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After updating Photoshop Elements to 9.0.3, why do my document windows open as tabbed instead of floating?
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Chris Cox

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On a personal note: I LOATHE tabbed documents. They get in the way of real work, and do nothing to improve the UI.
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Magnus Ivarsson

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I have allways worked with floating images, i just wont do maximzed windows even though i run Windows and not Mac.
I have closed the project window beacuse it takes too much space on a wide screen display.
I'm dissapointed that the tabbed images are default (2 extra clicks is too many)
I'm dissapointed that i allways have to remove a lot of images when trying to print just one (2 clicks too much)
I think i will reistall Photoshop 6
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Brian Sayers

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I think users should have the option of how to display their images. How hard can that be? When you make a choice that's how the open you shouldn't have to make any more mouse clicks to get them floating if that's how you wanted them in the first place.

GIVE USERS THE CHOICE, IT CAN'T BE THAT HARD!
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Total agree!!!!!
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Robert Stroud

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I much prefer, in fact, I really want my images to open in PSE9 as floating windows and not as tabbed windows. Thus, I wish I had not installed 9.0.3 update, and I also wish there were a way to remove it without having to uninstall PSE9 and then re-install it. Please provide an update that reverts to the prior default of opening images in floating windows, or at least provide the user a preference choice of which way images will open. Thank you. Bob