5 Registry Tweaks To Make Windows 8 Run Faster


So here I found and make some registry tweaks that help you to increase your Windows 8 performance and make Windows 8 super faster.

Before use registry tweaks back up your default registry. (How To Back Up & Restore Windows Registry)

Registry Tweak 1: Increase Aero Peek Speed

Windows 8 aero peek preview at the end of the task bar “show desktop” option, the standard delay time is “500 ms”. Follow simple steps to speed up aero peek in Windows 8.

Step 1:

Open Run(Win Logo + R) and Type “regedit” and click Ok to open registry editor.

Run regedit

Step 2:

In the registry editor, go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER → Software → Microsoft → Windows → CurrentVersion → Explorer → Advanced

Step 3:

Now Right click on right pane and Click New > DWORD (32-bit) Value. Now enter “DesktopLivePreviewHoverTime” name of the new DWORD.

new DWORD 32-bit

Step 4:

Now double click on “DesktopLivePreviewHoverTime” and mark Decimal in Base section. Now enter 500 in value data and click Ok.

Desktop live preview hover time

Step 5:

You will see the difference after restart your PC.

Registry Tweak 2: Increase Taskbar Preview Speed

In Windows 8, you will see small box when you roll over the arrow on taskbar icons. But this process takes some delay time to see preview of running programs. The standard time is 400 milliseconds. So follow simple steps to increase taskbar previews Speed.

Step 1:

Open Run and Type “regedit” and click Ok to open registry editor.

Step 2:

In the registry editor, go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER → Software → Microsoft → Windows → CurrentVersion → Explorer → Advanced

Step 3:

Now Right click on right pane and Click New → DWORD (32-bit) Value. Now enter “ExtendedUIHoverTime” name of the new DWORD.

Step 4:

Now double click on “ExtendedUIHoverTime” and mark Decimal in Base section. Now enter400 in value data and click Ok.

extend UI hover time

Step 5:

You will see the difference after restart your PC.

Registry Tweak 3: Increase Menu Speed(Speed Up Double Click To Open Programs)

When you double click on any programs and menus then it will take some delay time to open. So follow instructions and simple steps to increase menu speed in Windows.

Step 1:

In the registry editor, go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER → Control Panel → Desktop

Step 2:

Now find MenuShowDelay and double click to open MenuShowDelay.

Step 3:

Now enter value under 400 milliseconds and Click Ok.

menu show delay

Step 4:

Restart your PC to see effects.

Registry Tweak 4: Disabling Low Disk Checking To Speed Up Your PC

If your all disk are full and there are low space available then appears a warning from Windows. Windows continually check your disk space that not depends on your disk space. If there are lot’s of free space available in your disk then the checking process is running. So follow steps to disabling low disk checking and increase your Windows 8 PC speed.

Step 1:

Open Registry Editor and go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER → Software → Microsoft → Windows → CurrentVersion → Policies

Step 2:

Now find explorer if not exist then create it. Right click on right pane and then click Key. Name this new Key “Explorer”.

Step 3:

Now select Explorer.

Step 4:

Now right click on the right pane and click DWORD (32-bit) Value then enter the name “NoLowDiskSpaceChecks“.

Step 5:

Right click on NoLowDiskSpaceChecks and Click Modify.

no low disk space check

Step 6:

In DWORD dialog box, change the value to 1. and click ok.

Registry Tweak 5: Disable Notification Balloons

Notification Balloons are automatically pop-ups on taskbar as some new notification and warnings. If you don’t like this type of balloons then follows simple steps to disable.

Step 1:

First open Registry Editor.

Step 2:

Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER → Software → Microsoft → Windows → CurrentVersion → Explorer → Advanced

Step 3:

Now right click on the right pane and click DWORD (32-bit) Value then enter the name “EnableBalloonTips“.

Step 4:

Right click on EnableBalloonTips and Click Modify.

Step 5:

In DWORD dialog box, Now set the value data to 0. and click ok.

enable balloon tips
 

 

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