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Windows 7: window maximizes when it touches the top of the screen... :(

09 Mar 2012   #1

win7 x64 ultimate
 
 
window maximizes when it touches the top of the screen... :(

hello
how can I disable this automatic feature ?
I do not want to maximize my windows, just push them out of the way now and then !!!
ty for help

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09 Mar 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Go to control panel -> ease of access center and click the "Change how your mouse works" link, and scroll downto the "Make it easier to manage windows" section. Check the box that says "Prevent windows from being automatically arranged when moved to the edge of the screen".
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09 Mar 2012   #3

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Have a look at this tutorial will show you how to disable that feature Aero Snap - Turn On or Off
Jerry
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09 Mar 2012   #4

win7 x64 ultimate
 
 

a HUGE thank you to both of you !
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09 Mar 2012   #5

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You're welcome
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09 Mar 2012   #6

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

No problem icacream, it's a handy feature but it can get a little annoying at times. :-)
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