Windows 11 Enable New Boot Animation

This process will either enable the new boot animation.

1). Open Regedit winkey + R
2). Enter “RegEdit” (Enter)
3). Navigate to “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control”
4). Right Click on ‘Control’ and then “New” -> “Key”
5). The new Name for this key should be “BootControl”
6). Right Click on the new key ‘BootControl’ -> “New” -> Dword(32-Bit)
7). The new Name value should be “BootProgressAnimation”
8). Double click to edit: 1 New boot animation, 0 old boot animation.
9). Exit Regedit, and Open Task Manager.
10). In the “Processes” tab find “Windows Explorer” -> Right Click choose “End Task”

This will re-start Explorer and re-load the system using the new Registry settings.