Windows XP Passport reminder balloon got you nuts?

That’s okay! It drives everyone else batty too! That’s why there’s a way to disable that silly balloon so you never have to see it again. YAH!

  • Open your registry and find the key below.
  • Edit the existing BINARY value named “PassportBalloon” and set the value to “0a” to disable the reminder
  • Key:[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\MessengerService]
  • Value Name: PassportBalloon
  • Data Type: REG_BINARY
  • Data:(0a = 10)