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Windows 7: How to remove(disable) the preview window of taskbar ?

25 Mar 2013   #1
rieyeir

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 
How to remove(disable) the preview window of taskbar ?

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25 Mar 2013   #2
Element7

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Do you want to disable the preview completely? If you want to do that the do this.

Open Regedit by the use of RUN command or start menu search, then go to

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced

When there right click on the right pane then create a new DWORD called ExtendedUIHoverTime and set the value to 20000 (that's 20 seconds) or value of your wish..

This does not disable the preview pop up but it wil now take 20 seconds to show up.
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26 Mar 2013   #3
rieyeir

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 

big thanks Element7,that's another way to accomplish what i want,although it's not "completely"
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30 Mar 2013   #4
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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

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