1.    3 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home 64Bit

    Speeding up (not turning off) Windows animations (closing/minimizing)


    Hi all,

    I have been googling on occasion to find a register tweak (or some other windows tweak) to increase the speed of the Windows UI animation, instead of *disabling it*. When turned off it's snappy and all, but it's not a nice experience.

    *Example of disabling animation*

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    I know off the menu speed tweak ->HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\MenuShowDelay ..

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    And now i can't help but wonder if there's a similar way to tweak the other animations in windows.

    Any tip would be appreciated
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  2.    3 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,194
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    Hello PTMB,

    For just how to set Visual Effects via registry, Option Four in the tutorial below can help with that.

    Change Visual Effects Settings in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials

    If you like, here are some other options to optimize the performance of Windows 10.

    Optimize Performance of Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 2,862
    Windows 10.4 Home 1709 x64

    A few I have found: among my tweaks.
    Code:
    Specifies the number of times the taskbar button flashes to notify the user that the system has activated a background window
    If the time elapsed since the last user input exceeds the value of the ForegroundLockTimeout entry, the window will automatically be brought to the foreground
    reg add "HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop" /v "ForegroundFlashCount" /t REG_SZ /d "0" /f
    
    ForegroundLockTimeout specifies the time in milliseconds, following user input, during which the system keeps applications from moving into the foreground / 0 - Disabled / 200000 - Default
    reg add "HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop" /v "ForegroundLockTimeout" /t REG_DWORD /d "0" /f
    
    Determines in milliseconds the interval from the time the cursor is pointed at a menu until the menu items are displayed
    reg add "HKCU\Control Panel\Desktop" /v "MenuShowDelay" /t REG_SZ /d "0" /f
    
    Mouse Hover Time in milliseconds before Pop-up Display
    reg add "HKCU\Control Panel\Mouse" /v "MouseHoverTime" /t REG_SZ /d "0" /f
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  4.    3 Weeks Ago #4
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home 64Bit
    Thread Starter

    Hey thanks a lot!!
    I'll be checking these out asap!
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