mic_888 · Mar 21, 2011 at 12:00 am

Enable Instant Resuming On WP7 With Registry Hack

For those of you with Windows Phone 7 devices, you are likely acutely aware of the 10-15 second lag when switching between applications.

XDA forum member Jaxbot, has posted a registry key hack that resolves the issue. The hack allows you to switch between applications without having to wait on the ‘Resuming…..’ message and requires the DehydrateonPause key to be disabled.

There are however, some side effects – notably you may experience faster battery drain, and there have been issues reported with the camera app locking after applying this tweak.

For more information including details of the registry key, head on over to the modification thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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