Speed Up Start Menu Search

Posted On 2008-12-14 by FortyPoundHead
Tags: Software Hack/Tweak Vista
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Method 1: Registry Hack

  1. Open registry editor using regedit.

  2. Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Microsoft > Windows > CurrentVersion > Explorer and select Advanced.

  3. Find and right-click on Start_SearchFiles and select Modify.

  4. Set the Value to 0.

  5. Restart the Explorer.exe process or reboot the computer.

Method 2: Start Button
  1. Right-click on the Start Button and select Properties.

  2. Click on the Customize button.

  3. Uncheck Search Communications.

  4. Set Search Files to Don''t Search for files.

  5. Click OK.

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