Disable Windows 8.1 Help Label Notifications

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Disable help sticker notifications in Windows 8. 1

January 2021 Update:

We now recommend using this tool for your error. Additionally, this tool fixes common computer errors, protects you against file loss, malware, hardware failures and optimizes your PC for maximum performance. You can fix your PC problems quickly and prevent others from happening with this software:

  • Step 1 : Download PC Repair & Optimizer Tool (Windows 10, 8, 7, XP, Vista – Microsoft Gold Certified).
  • Step 2 : Click “Start Scan” to find Windows registry issues that could be causing PC problems.
  • Step 3 : Click “Repair All” to fix all issues.


to open the registry editor and navigate to the next key:


Right click Windows and select New > button and name it EdgeUI.

Then select EdgeUI and right-click in the right pane and create a new value DWORD (32-bit). Name the new value as DisableHelpSticker. Double-click DisableHelpSticker and type 1 in the Value field. Click OK.

Restart your PC and help stickers should no longer be visible to you explain what you need to do in Windows 8.1. If you still feel the need to retrieve it, you can do so by returning to what you created, the EdgeUI key, and removing it from the registry. This will reactivate the help stickers.

If your Windows edition has the Group Policy Editor, you can use it to disable these help tips or stickers. Go to User Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Edge User Interface. Double-click Disable Help Tips and select On.

The help tag in Windows 8.1 is an easy way to learn the operating system that weighted a handful of users was too complex for use when it was first released. If you are a new Windows 8.1 user, you can find help stickers as the first guide that will help you get started with Windows 8.1 during the first few days. Stickers can indicate important things to remember and do.

Check this message if the help windows open automatically when you start a program.

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