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Disabling XP shutdown/logoff screen fading?

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Hello,

when you click Logoff or Shutdown in XP, the screen slowly fades to gray. Is there a way to disable this? I'd prefer if the screen didn't change. Is there a registry tweak? Or can this be done programmatically?

Thanks in advance.
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Question by:martona
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No I do not think so. The fade is there to spot viruses and such that may have a hidden window open so one can see it.
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Why does it concern you?
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CrazyOne is right, its a "feature"
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