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Windows 7: Removing text overlays when hovering over something

01 Feb 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
Removing text overlays when hovering over something

Is there a way to remove the overlays of text when hovering over an icon?

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01 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Hi akrchstn,

You could try and see if this works out.

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On second thought, this doesn't disable the tooltips on the taskbar. Sorry, I know that's what you're pointing to in the screenshot. If I find a way for the taskbar, I'll post it back.
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02 Feb 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6

Hi there,

Check this thread, it may have a solution for ya: Windows 7: Disable Taskbar Tooltips?


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