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How to remove tooltip which appears when mouse over on code in Visual Studio Code

Have you ever been irritated by tooltip assistant in Visual Studio Code editor? Every time I hover on a certain code, the tooltip appears.

Tooltip in vscode

The information would sometimes be effective but if too many times it appears, which pisses me off. I found how to delete the tooltip from vscode. It’s a quite simple. Just add following code in settings.json in .vscode folder on your project.

"editor.hover.enabled": false

Naturally, the colour picker also coincide to be hidden at the same time. If you would like to show the colour picker while hiding the annoying tooltip, press shortcut key to come it out.

press Cmd + K + I
colour picker

Hoping this post is useful for some developers.