How do I remove the annoying yellow information bubbles

How do I remove the annoying yellow information bubbles  in the bottom of the screen which tell you things like "new wireless network detected" or "document printed"
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
see/set this registry key:


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mmacdougallAuthor Commented:
Is there a key to do it for all users?
There are two ways to do this:

In the registry, go to start>run>regedit, then navigate to:
EnableBalloonTips=0 A DWORD value of 0 turns off the yellow popup balloon tips.

In Group Policy (start>run>gpedit.msc), then navigate to:
User Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Start Menu & Taskbar
Double-click "Remove Balloon Tips on Start Menu Items" and choose Enabled.
OK and close GPEDIT.
Restart system and balloon tips should be gone
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
note that I know of...
Brian PiercePhotographerCommented:
Here is a nice utility to do it to save you having to hack the registry
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