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Updating snapshot view is slow on Windows 7 and Windows 8

Technote (troubleshooting)


Attempts to update snapshot views from Microsoft Windows 7 or Windows 8 results in slowness when using IBM Rational ClearCase.


Updating snapshot views from Windows 7 or Windows 8 is slower than Windows XP.


There are some settings which can make snapshot view update slow.

Resolving the problem

Try the snapshot view update after applying one or more of the following:

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase
View: Snapshot

Software version: 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 8.0

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1507723

Modified date: 2013-07-29