Did you know you can customize the speed of the Start Menu by
editing a Registry Key.
* Click Start, and
then click Run. Type Regedit in the box, and then click OK.
Expand the menu in the left panel and select the
* Scroll down in the right panel and double
click on the MenuShowDelay file.
* In the Value Data box, change to
default value for the menu speed from 400 to a lesser number, such as 1.
Caution: Incorrectly editing the registry may
severely damage your system. Before making changes to the registry, you
may want to back up any valued data on your computer.