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No Peeking!

Sunday, August 28th, 2011 by | Filed Under: Desktop Enhancement

We’ve discussed the “Show Desktop” button, located on the far right-hand side of the Windows 7 taskbar before, right? Just hover your mouse pointer over there and it’ll instantly give you a sneak peek at your desktop’s contents.

Well, what if we don’t want it to automatically peek at the desktop? What if we’re sick of our mouse pointer sending windows into a “Show me the desktop” freakout every time we misplace that little arrow?
Simple! Just right click the Show Desktop button and uncheck the Peek at desktop option!

Now when you mouse over it does nothing! Turn it back on by following these instructions and replacing the check mark!


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8 Responses to “No Peeking!”

  1. Pierson Jones says:

    Thanks for helping me remove an annoyance.

  2. Pierson Jones says:

    Great. Now I don’t have the damn thing pop up. THANKS

  3. Stanley says:

    It is some sort of useful.

  4. Linda says:

    I like your tips as I just got windows 7 and it sure helps with your tips.

  5. Sushant says:

    Awesome tip!

  6. Joan says:

    Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! That was driving me crazy! I thought something was wrong with my computer.

  7. WendyWriter says:

    So that’s what’s been happening! Thanks!

  8. DocHnLadyP says:

    Keep ’em coming!!!!!

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