Getting rid of 'balloons'
jerryturba at sbcglobal.net
Tue Apr 20 14:01:15 UTC 2010
Basil Chupin 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.)
Have you tried to right click on the panel and select Configure Panel >
Appearance > deselect Enable icon mouseover effects. Apply
I am using Kubuntu 8.04 and it stops the bubble when I place the cursor
over an icon.
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