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Old 11-21-2003, 08:57 PM   #1
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KDE desktop tooltips

How does one turn off those annoying desktop tooltips in KDE. I really don't use KDE that often, but alas I been playing again. I really can't take it though eveytime my cursor hovers over a desktop icon, an annoying bubble if useless info pops up. I googled and tried weeding thru the control center, but I thought soemone here could save me some shoe leather as nothing jumped out at me.
Old 11-22-2003, 07:36 PM   #2
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Kde control center/looknfeel/style and click disable tooltips, this is on an older kde ver 2.2.2, so might be a little different on yours.
Old 11-22-2003, 08:09 PM   #3
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Right on...thanks I'll check it out!
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