How to Disable Notification Balloons In Windows 7 or 8 Manually

In Windows 7 and 8 will always appear balloon-tip pop-up notifications that appear automatically.


Sometimes it becomes very annoying for us. Well, if you are one among who want to eliminate this notifications please follow the steps below:

  • Disabling the notification balloons in Windows involves modifying the system registry. You can manually go in and adjust it using the instructions below.
  • You can open registry editor by typing “regedit” into the Start menu and pressing enter.
  • The first step is to navigate to the correct key:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced
Registry Editor
Registry Editor
  • Next, you may need to create the following DWORDS, or just modify them:
  1. ShowInfoTip
  2. FolderContentsInfoTip
  3. StartButtonBalloonTip
  4. EnableBalloonTips
  • To disable pop-up tips, set the value to 0. To enable them again, set the value to 1.
  • Once you’ve finished updating the registry, restart your computer for the changes to take effect.

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