[JIRA 6.0.8 BUG] How to disable the persistant keyboard shortcut hint?

The keyboard shortcuts hint pop-up is getting mighty frustrating. It literally appears every time I look at an issue...

Keyboard shortcuts Hint popup

Sure, keyboard shortcuts are nice - I don't want to disable them, but this hint is getting on my nerves! Can't find the "Disable Hints" checkbox anywhere!

This is JIRA Standalone v6.0.8

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Same here.

FYI, there are two separate bugs filed with Atlassian on this issue (the first shows the actual cause...it's getting a 404 error when trying to POST to the 'suppressTips' REST endpoint):

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRA-34837

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRA-34832

You may wish to add yourself as a watcher to these issues. Hopefully Atlassian will provide a response or fix soon, as it is pretty annoying.

Thanks Scott - glad to know I'm not the only one. I was starting to think it was a problem I caused by doing something wrong in my recent JIRA upgrade!

Fully agree, this is really getting on my nerves :-P

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If you've got Greasemonkey, you can write a userscript to do it:

var head = document.getElementsByTagName('head')[0];
var style = document.createElement('style');

style.innerHTML = '#focus-shifter-tip { visibility: hidden; }';
head.appendChild(style);

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