Updating snapshot view is slow on Windows 7 and Windows 8
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:
- Disable RDC (Remote Differential Compression)
- Disable Windows Search Indexer
- Disable Offline Files
- Add MiniFilterMask registry key explained in technote 1450326: ClearCase Explorer is slow when browsing dynamic views on Microsoft Windows Vista and later