Microsoft is always expected to bring innovation and advancement in each of its new products, and when we hear the news of any upcoming products of Microsoft; we can always expect for something unique and brilliant. Yes, so have Microsoft introduced the Golden Windows 7 with all the fun and excitement. Easy to use, user-friendly, speedy and of course modish and attractiveness are the strengths of this new release. We can enjoy with the iconic approach followed in Windows 7, along with the unique features like Aero Snap, Aero Peak, gadgets and much more.

Here we are going to focus on the strengths of the new feature called as Aero Snap.  This feature enables you to drag or move any windows on either side of the screen or desktop. You can snap the windows to resize it for maximizing it to the top or bottom along its height. You can easily bring back the window to its original height by pulling it off. In fact, it is a very interesting and attractive feature for the advanced PC users which allows them, to manage or transit between multiple windows in a simple and easy way.

Sometimes, you might not be looking forward to use this feature offered by Windows 7. Thereby, depending upon your own choice and likeness; you can certainly enable or disable the Aero Snap feature of Windows 7.

Steps to Disable Aero Snap Feature

Well, it’s really simple. Follow the below given steps to disable the option;

  1. Go to Control Panel
  2. Click on Ease of Access
  3. Choose ”Change how your mouse works” option
  4. You will reach at “Make the mouse easier to use” window.
  5. Go to Manage Windows and select “Prevent windows from being automatically arranged when moved to the edge of the screen”.
  6. Click OK.

It will allow you to disable the Aero snap feature of your system, and you can work comfortably in the way you want to work. Windows 7 gives you control and power to make the desktop look as you wish it to be. You can also follow these steps to disable Aero Snap Feature;

  1. Go to Start
  2. In run type “RegEdit”
  3. Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop
  4. Set the value of String (REG_SZ) i.e. Dock Moving to 0 in order to disable Aero snap feature and set it or 1 in order to enable it.

This method will also apply to almost all the versions of windows 7, and will take effect once you re-login to the system or you restart the system. This feature is of course very useful, but many novice users prefer to disable it. As Microsoft has an eye on the requirements of all type of its users; therefore it always offers the features that are easy to manage and give control to the user, so that he/she doesn’t feel comfortable while working on any product of Microsoft. Install Windows 7 to enjoy the excitement of uniqueness and ultimate exclusivity.