Getting rid of 'balloons'
blchupin at iinet.net.au
Tue Apr 20 13:30:11 UTC 2010
On 20/04/10 22:52, Karl Larsen wrote:
> On 04/20/2010 06:50 AM, Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
>> On Tue, 20 Apr 2010 21:22:25 +1000
>> Basil Chupin<blchupin at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>>> I am getting most annoyed by having balloons come up everytime I put
>>> the cursor over an icon. I KNOW what the icon is about when I put the
>>> cursor on it and I don't want the darn balloon not only popping up
>>> but also obscuring the text or whatever under it. I mean a balloon
>>> even comes up "telling" me to login as<name> - I know who I am!
>>> Is there any way to switch off these 'balloons'?
>>> (Using Ubuntu Lucid Beta 2.)
>> Good luck! I've been trying to get rid of them for ages.
>> Cybe R. Wizard
> I am on 10.04 and I managed to kill the balloons but not sure
> what I did. I went through all the preference pages getting back to a
> brown background. If I had balloons I would start there, and try to
> learn what that "feature" is really called.
> 73 Karl
Well, when you have it figured out let us all know.
"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason and intellect has intended us to forgo their use."
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