Disable Help Tips in Windows 8

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Steps

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    Press and hold the Windows key and then press the "R" key
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    This opens the Run window.
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  2. 2
    Type "gpedit.msc"
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  3. 3
    Click "OK" or hit the enter key
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    It will open a window called "Local Group Policy Editor".
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  4. 4
    Click "Computer Configuration"
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  5. 5
    Double-click "Administrative Templates"
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    Double-click "Windows Components"
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    Click "Edge UI"
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    On the right side of the screen, there is a "Disable help tips" option.
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    Double-click "Disable help tips"
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  9. 9
    Navigate to the top left corner of the "Disable help tips" window that opens
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    Currently, ours is set to "Not Configured", which is indicated by the black dot next to that option.
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  10. 10
    Click the radio button next to "Enabled" to disable the help tips
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    This is because we are enabling the "disable help tips" function. Clicking "Disabled" would prevent the disabling of help tips.
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    Click "OK"
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    To apply the changes, we might need to restart the computer.
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    Close the window by clicking the "X" button in the top right corner
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to disable help tips on Windows 8 computers
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    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comments section below.
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Recent edits by: Amanda, Lukward Thomason

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