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Disable Minimize and Maximize Animations
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Published on 02/1/2007
 
Disable Minimize and Maximize Animations

Disable Minimize and Maximize Animations
1. Click on the Start Menu and type SystemPropertiesPerformance and hit Enter.
2. On the Visual Effects tab uncheck Animate windows when minimizing and maximizing.
3. Click OK.