Disable Welcome Messages and Tips

Description

Hide Welcome Messages and Tips, and disable default full screen mode in the Gutenberg Block Editor

Installation

Please follow the standard installation procedure for WordPress plugins.

Follow this tutorial if you are not sure how to use the plugin.

FAQ

Why would I use this?

  • Useful if you already know your way around Gutenberg and you don’t want to see the popups.
  • Anther great use case is E2E testing. Just enable this plugin in your testing environment.

Reviews

June 10, 2021
This plugin does exactly what it says it will do. Finally got rid of those annoying Welcome screens!
March 20, 2021
Thank you so much for this plugin! The welcome message and popups have been so annoying. I never understood why the corresponding preferences are not stored server-side so users get the same experience no matter from where and with whatever browser they log in.
January 15, 2021
Helped when trying to White label a site and the pop up for the editor shows links to WordPress. Thanks!
November 7, 2020
so I created an account on wordpress.org to THANK YOU and distribute as many stars as possible !
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Contributors & Developers

“Disable Welcome Messages and Tips” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.8 (2020-09-24)

  • Change window.onload = fn to jQuery(window).load(fn) to avoid conflicts with plugins/themes overwriting window.onload

1.0.7 (2020-09-24)

  • Get rid of JS warning

1.0.6 (2020-09-24)

  • Make sure that the Options modal and other modals still work.

1.0.5 (2020-07-29)

  • Test with WP 5.5

1.0.3 (2020-07-29)

  • Also disable full screen mode by default. Cause everybody hates full screen mode, right?

1.0.2 (2020-07-25)

  • Update style rules

1.0.1 (2020-07-25)

  • Real initial release

1.0.0 (2020-07-20)

  • Initial release