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Published on 10.22.10 by Brent Trahan

Prevent ToolTips from Fading or Sliding into View in Windows 7

How to stop ToolTips from fading or sliding into or out of view in Windows 7.

ToolTips are short reminders that appear when you hover over an item or the item is trying to alert you about something.

  1. Type adjust perf in the Start Menu’s search box and then press Enter on your keyboard.
  2. Uncheck Fade or slide ToolTips into view.
  3. Click OK to save the changes.

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  1. Russ says:

    The option to “Fade or slide ToolTips into view” from Windows 7 System Performance Options enables itself a day or two after I disable it. Why does this happen? It there anything (within reason) that I can do to stop it from happening?

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