Photoshop: Unchecking Animated Zoom has no effect when zooming via the buttons on the Navigator window

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In the Edit>Preferences>Tools menu, there is an option to disable animated zoom. Animated zoom becomes disabled when using the Ctrl-- and Ctrl-+ key combos but not for the zooming buttons on the navigation window. I want to disable animated zoom because there exists another bug in which, during the zoom animation, Photoshop will display the canvas in a previous history state, which makes for a quite disorienting user experience. I use a pen and tablet with Photoshop and I find the navigation window to be the most convenient way to move about the canvas.
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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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I've logged an issue for the team to look at the issue with the Navigator panel not respecting the Tools > Animate Zoom preference

I would suspect the root of your problem is a GPU driver issue. Have you tried updating your graphics driver directly from AMD or nVidia?
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