A dialog / window / manager does not open in the Standalone version of the product.
This includes FlexTable, Properties Grid, Selection Sets, etc. For instance, when double-clicking an element, the Property grid does not open or when opening the Pump Definitions manager, the program appears to hang or freeze.
If you are using an older version such as V8i SELECTseries 3 and lower, the best solution may be to upgrade to the latest version. Recent versions have a fix in place (with the exception of PondPack and FlowMaster) that should prevent the window from remaining outside the viewable area of your screen.
The dialog may have been moved and docked in such a way that it is now hidden from view, or it is outside the bounds of your display. If you are unable to locate a dialog, you can reset the default window locations by using Reset Workspace. This will reset the workspace to the default settings. Now if you try to open the dialog, it should be displayed.
In CONNECT Edition, this is located under View > Gear icon > Reset Workspace:
In V8i and V8 XM, this is located under View > Reset Workspace:
If the dialog in question appears separately in your Windows task bar (such as flextables) ...
The monitor's resolution may be too low. Try raising your screen resolution. The steps to do this vary with the operating system and video card being used. Generally, the screen resolution can be changed by going to the Control Panel, opening the Display category and then selecting Screen Resolution.
Locate the program's window on the taskbar at the bottom of your screen and hover over it so you can see the windows open in that program. See the screen shot below
Right-click on the window that you cannot see and select "Maximize".
Open the folder containing the model files.
Missing Menu Toolbar in Standalone
File Open Dialog does not appear