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Anonymous
December 7, 2004 4:25:49 PM

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Is there a way to turn off the annoying "Unused icons on your desktop"
notification balloon that always pops up?

Thanks
Anonymous
December 7, 2004 4:25:50 PM

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On Tue, 7 Dec 2004 13:25:49 -0500, "Joseph Scalise"
<jscalise@advantageccs.org> wrote:
>Is there a way to turn off the annoying "Unused icons on your desktop"
>notification balloon that always pops up?

Go here (and bookmark for future questions)
http://search.microsoft.com/search/search.aspx?st=b&Vie...

Enter
Unused Icons

When I did that about 10 seconds ago, the 10th link is the solution


John Thomas Smith
http://www.direct2usales.com
http://www.pacifier.com/~jtsmith
Anonymous
December 8, 2004 3:02:52 AM

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Hi Joseph,

HOW TO: Disable the Automatic Desktop Cleanup Feature in Windows XP:
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=320154

A Description of the Desktop Cleanup Wizard:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;293154

HOW TO: Disable Notification Area Balloon Tips in Windows XP:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;307729&sd=tech

--
Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
Windows XP Shell/User
http://windowsxp.mvps.org


"Joseph Scalise" <jscalise@advantageccs.org> wrote in message news:u2yiuoI3EHA.2312@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
Is there a way to turn off the annoying "Unused icons on your desktop"
notification balloon that always pops up?

Thanks
December 8, 2004 3:58:13 AM

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Hi Joseph,

Run the edit on line 357:
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm

--
All the Best,
Kelly (MS-MVP)

Troubleshooting Windows XP
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com


"Joseph Scalise" <jscalise@advantageccs.org> wrote in message
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> Is there a way to turn off the annoying "Unused icons on your desktop"
> notification balloon that always pops up?
>
> Thanks
>
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