How to deactivate Windows 10 Drop Shadows

Last Updated on April 17, 2021 by admin

The drop shadows for Windows 10 programs are really wide and unsafe to those in OS X and can be easily removed if they are not at your pace. We think it looks good, but it may be possible that someone doesn’t like it. So we have the option to make it disable for Windows 10. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to deactivate Windows 10 drop shadows.

Deactivate Drop Shadows in Windows 10

To deactivate Windows 10 drop shadows, follow this procedure step by step:

Click the Search button. Type Control Panel in the search bar and select the option of Control Panel as the following image is showing:

Control Panel

As soon as you open the Control Panel, the following options will appear:

System settings

Select an option named System, as the above image is showing. As soon as you will select the System option, the following screen will appear:

Advanced System Settings

Now select the option named Advanced system settings from the left side of the screen. The above image is highlighting the option. After clicking on Advanced system settings, a dialogue box of System Properties will appear like this:

Performance settings

Now select the tab named Advanced and click the Settings button under Performance label, as the above image is highlighting. After clicking on the Settings button another dialogue box Performance Options will appear like this:

Visual Effects

Here will be a checkbox named Show shadows under windows. Uncheck the checkbox and click Apply and OK button.

You have successfully deactivated Windows 10 Drop Shadows. To activate it again check the box and option will be activated again.


By following this method you will be able to deactivate Windows 10 drop shadows.

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