Adjust Border Padding in Windows 8

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With everyday there is a new modification to windows 8 to allow its uers to customize as per their needs. Today we are going to tell you how to change windows border padding. You can slim the fat windows 8 borders with a simple registry edit.

Open up Registry Editor and navigate to following folder:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER >Control Panel > Desktop > WindowMetrics

Right click on PaddedBorderWidth and select Modify to enter custom value.

You can see that the default value is -60. Setting this value to 0 will simply produce no padding while increasing the value with negative sign will produce more fat borders. Enter your custom value, Click OK and reboot your PC.

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