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Windows 7: remove tooltips when hovering over start button and pinned icons

02 Mar 2011   #1
hangdawg

windows 7 home premuim 64 bit
 
 
remove tooltips when hovering over start button and pinned icons

hi is there a way to remover or at least a reg hack to remove tooltips over start button and pinned icons. ive already unchecked show pop-ups in the folder options and also set the show info registry entry to 0 but still hovering mouse over start button it shows the tooltip start and also explorer shows tooltip is there a way to remove just the taskbar tooltips or setting the time in the registry like to set it real high so i would never see them. vista was the same way tried everything to fix but still didn't work thanks


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02 Mar 2011   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

hi hangdawg, and welcome to sevenforums,

try this: Notifications - Enable or Disable Message Balloons

hope it helps, and let us know if it worked.
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02 Mar 2011   #3
hangdawg

windows 7 home premuim 64 bit
 
 

i applied that registry hack and rebooted but still there hers a pic



i was hoping windows 7 would be different ive battled on vista and never could get them removed anymore suggestions im game as i have made back images and could be back -up and running in no time so if you now of anymore things i could try thanks
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03 Mar 2011   #4
hangdawg

windows 7 home premuim 64 bit
 
 

yeah ive tried that when i was on vista again that im 7 but still no luck ive been told its in the registration under userpreferancemask so its almost hard coded into windows
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