ScreenTips, which are small descriptive terms about a tool or a command can be an annoyance in some situations. For instance, if you need to take a screenshot of a command, the ScreenTip may be a distractor. In such cases, hiding the ScreenTip is ideal. In this Office 2010 tutorial, you will learn how to hide ScreenTips in PowerPoint 2010. This option has the effect of hiding the ScreenTips in all MS Office applications as well.
How to Hide ScreenTips in Office 2010
1. Select the File tab and choose Options.
2. In the PowerPoint Options dialog box, in the General section, from the ScreenTip style drop-down list, select Don’t show ScreenTips.