The window arrangement feature in Windows 7 (the one that maximises windows to full- or half-screen when you drag them to the screen's border) might appeal to many users, I however find it rather annoying than helpful.

, Disable Automatic Window Arrangement (Aero Snap, Windows 7)

Therefore I will show an option here that enables you to turn window arrangement off. Open the Windows Registry by entering regedit into a Run... prompt. On the left frame, browse the HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop key and left-click it once. On the right frame, look for the WindowArrangementActive value - double-click it and change it from 1 to 0.

, Disable Automatic Window Arrangement (Aero Snap, Windows 7)

You may have to reboot your system, but afterwards window arrangement should be disabled.

Disable Automatic Window Arrangement (Aero Snap, Windows 7)
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