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Windows 7: any way to make taskbar thumbnails appear faster?

12 Jan 2009   #11
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Airbot View Post
Yeah, type regedit in your start menu. Open it up, go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER, then to Control Panel, then to where it says Mouse, then go to MouseHoverTime to the right, it will have a value of 400. double click on MouseHoverTime, drop the 400 to whatever you want, enter 200, 100 20, etc. Click ok, close Regedit, Restart the computer and it will pop up faster. I set mine to like 30.



Shawn, can you make a tutorial of this?
LOL, just finshed it.

Mouse Hover Time - Change

It's almost the same type of settings as this one:
Menu Show Delay Time

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12 Jan 2009   #12
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Airbot View Post
Shawn's already done them just now.
Yes, Shawn is a tutorial machine; thanks Shawn.












Later Ted
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12 Jan 2009   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I like the way Shawn makes the tutorials so I'll let him have this one..
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12 Jan 2009   #14
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Credit has been given of course.

See tutorial.
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12 Jan 2009   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Yes, thank you.
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13 Jan 2009   #16

7 Pro x64/XP
 
 

Thanks for that, it works great.
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13 Jan 2009   #17

Windows 7 Beta 1 b7000
 
 

Very nice thanks, was bothering me as well. Especially since the full preview would flash away because of the delay when hovering over multiple windows.
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