Windows 7 - Disable Desktop Composition

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To disable this feature:
  • Click on Start > Control Panel > System and Security > System
  • Click on the "Advanced system settings"
  • In the System Properties window, go to the Advanced tab and click on the Settings button (Performance section)
  • Uncheck "Enable desktop composition"
  • Click on Apply and then on OK.
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