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I've been working with the Android Studio Arctic Fox release and it has a really irritating feature.

Occasionally, for no apparent cause or reason, a pop-up code display will appear on the screen. It starts out overlaying either the top or bottom of a code editing window, but it can exhibit a free-floating behavior as well.

The pop-up consists of a bordered "window" without title frame or any sort of widgets. It displays code on a canary-yellow background and sometimes separates one line from the rest by a horizontal rule.

I can't get the stinking thing to go away except when the code being referenced is in the primary display of its associated editor window tab. Any attempt to scroll that code out of the display causes the pop-up to return.

I can't close it manually - there are no widgets to click on, no keystrokes I've found to work, no menu or toolbars that I can see to control it In fact, if I click on it, it will bring its primary window up for display even if it has to re-open a previously-closed tab.

This thing is big enough to be really annoying, since it obscures what I actually want to look at, and once fired up, virtually the only way to get rid of it is to restart IntelliJ.

I don't know what it's called so I can't look up help for it, and honestly I don't even know what it's supposed to be good for.

If anyone can clue me in, I'd be most grateful!
 
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