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Is it possible to customize what actions are performed when you mouse into the hot corners in Windows 8?

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AFAIK no. Although you can dock apps to the sides or alternatively use Alt+Tab to navigate between programs the usual way. – Jay Oct 27 '12 at 20:32
My guess for their reasoning, is to maintain at least some consistency. – user3463 Oct 27 '12 at 21:26
I would agree but you can customize Apple's hot corners – Nick Oct 28 '12 at 1:36

I'm not sure if you can change their actions, but you can disable them by editing the registry/using Skip Metro Suite (


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Yes !! you can.

1st you should disable default hot corners in Windows 8. download this script and run it

2nd install a small 3rd party app (free App), this will enable you to customize hot corners

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