I have previously documented:

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Here are a few more:

To disable <b>Start</b> button balloon tips:  

    <b>REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced" /V StartButtonBalloonTip /T REG_DWORD /F /D 0</b>

To disable folder content information bubbles:

    <b>REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced" /V FolderContentsInfoTip /T REG_DWORD /F /D 0</b>

To disable popup descriptions for icons and folders:

    <b>REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced" /V ShowInfoTip /T REG_DWORD /F /D 0</b>

To disable reminder balloons above the Offline Files icon in the notification area:

    <b>REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NetCache" /V NoReminders /T REG_DWORD /F /D 1</b>

To disable the reminder to apply for a Microsoft Passport:

    <b>REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\MessengerService" /V PassportBalloon /T REG_BINARY /F /D 0a000000</b>