Speed Up Start Menu in Windows XP
How can I speed-up the very s..l..o..w Start menu in Windows XP?
The Start Menu can be leisurely when it decides to appear, but you can speed things along by changing it’s settings from the Registry:
Start Registry Editor (Regedit.exe).
Locate the following key in the registry:
On the Edit menu, click Add Value, and then add the following registry value:
Close the registry editor.
Another easy way to speed up the display of the Start Menu Items is to turn off the menu shadow:
Right click on an open area of the Desktop.
Click on the Appearance tab.
Click on the Effects button.
Uncheck Show shadows under menus.
More in Windows Client OS
Microsoft's June 2022 Patch Tuesday Updates Fix Several Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
Jun 15, 2022 | Laurent Giret
Using GPUpdate to Manage Group Policy
Jun 13, 2022 | Michael Reinders
How to Reset a Windows 10 Password
Jun 1, 2022 | Michael Otey
The Top 10 Ipconfig Commands You Should Learn
May 27, 2022 | Michael Taschler
Microsoft Releases May 2022 Patch Tuesday Updates
May 11, 2022 | Laurent Giret
Best Practices for Installing Active Directory Domain Controllers in a Virtual Machine
Apr 15, 2022 | Michael Taschler
Most popular on petri