Windows 11 includes several visual effects to make the experience more user-friendly with animations, shadows, translucent effects, and smoother fonts. The only caveat is that they use more resources, and you need to sacrifice performance as they will make your system slower. However, if you don’t want to compromise PC performance, you can disable the visual effect in your system to boost performance and make the experience feel snappier.
If your computer isn’t crispy, or you want to scrape every drop of performance, you should disable the system visual effects on Windows 11. You can turn off only the animations (such as minimizing and maximizing windows) to make the experience feel more responsive. Or, you can disable all the visual effects to improve overall performance further and speed up your system.
In this gearupwindows article, we will guide you on disabling the visual effects to speed up your Windows 11 system and boost performance.
How to Disable Animation Effects on Windows 11?
To turn off animation effects on Windows 11, use these steps:-
Step 1. First, open Settings.
To do that, you can use the
Step 2. In the Settings window, select the
Step 3. In the following screen, turn On the toggle switch
Once you complete the above steps, opening, closing, minimizing, maximizing, and other animations will be disabled on your Windows 11 and you will notice better performance.
If you want snappier performance on your PC, we recommend turning off Transparency Effects on your Windows 11 PC.
How to Disable Visual Effects on Windows 11?
If you want crispy performance as well as improving battery life, you should disable all visual effects on your Windows 11 machine.
To turn off Visual Effects on Windows 11, use these steps:-
Step 1. First, open the Control Panel.
Step 2. In the Control Panel window, click
Step 3. Under the “System,” click the
Step 4. Switch to the
Step 5. Once the complete the above steps, the Performance Options window will appear on the screen. Switch to the
Step 6. Click
Step 7. Click
Once you execute the above steps, animations, minimizing and maximizing windows, etc will be disabled.