How do I disable Smart Window?

Updated: 11/13/2018 by Computer Hope

In Windows 7, they introduced a feature called Smart Window. It allows you to view two windows side by side without resizing them.

Windows 7 Smart Window

To disable this feature, follow the steps below:

  1. Click Start.
  2. In the Windows Search box, type regedit and press Enter.
  3. Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop, set the WindowArrangementActive to 0.
  4. Restart your computer.
  5. Your windows should now be back to the way they were in previous versions of Windows.