Speed-up Windows Vista's Aero

Posted On 2007-11-02 by FortyPoundHead
Tags: Tip Vista
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Windows Vista is a step-up in terms of eye candy but it can slow your system down a bit. There are 2 things you can do to speed-up the Aero interface in Windows Vista:

Method 1: Disable Transparent Glass Effect

  1. Click on the Desktop and select Personalize.

  2. Select Windows Color And Appearance.

  3. Uncheck Enable Transparency.

Method 2: Disable Windows Minimize/Maximize Animation
  1. Click on the Start Menu, enter SystemPropertiesPerformance and hit Enter.

  2. On the Visual Effects tab, uncheck Animate Windows When Minimizing/Maximizing.

  3. Click OK.

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