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Windows 7: Taskbar Icon Preview

14 Jul 2012   #1
jailbirdslanger

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Taskbar Icon Preview

I have a question about the windows 7 task bar . I took a screen shot to help with the diagnosis. Anyway, whenever I hover over an icon on the left side of the taskbar, any windows I have open , whether its one or many, will be shown as preview windows. I want to know where to go to disable it.



Thanks


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14 Jul 2012   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello jailbirdslanger,

The tutorial below can help show you how to disable taskbar thumbnail previews.

Taskbar Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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14 Jul 2012   #3
jailbirdslanger

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Thanks, I used the registry merge option. I typically could of done this without asking as I have before, but I'm preparing my CCNA studies and time is limited. Test in less than two weeks!
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14 Jul 2012   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome. I hope that you do well on your tests.
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