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How can I turn off the Help Agent (the lightbulb icon) that keeps appearing the in the lower-right corner? I'm running 3.2.0 on MaC OS X.

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You can permanently disable the Help Agent on the Tools - Options - OOo - General dialog.

Help Agent setting


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Thanks. The Help Agent is such an annoying feature, they should have defaulted it to off. – Wavy Crab Mar 6 '10 at 1:40

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