Windows 10: Change taskbar items to display only filename not the program name

  1.    10 Dec 2015 #1

    Change taskbar items to display only filename not the program name


    some programs display the filename before the program name in the taskbar eg notepad and MSword2013

    some programs display the program name first eg powerISO + most others

    because my taskbar space is limited i need only the program name displayed next to the program icon.

    it is REALLY ANOYYING if i have several copies of the same program running at once and i can only see the program name in the taskbar

    how can i do this? please help
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  2. Posts : 2,727
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1703 Build 15063.608
       10 Dec 2015 #2

    Thanks for your question, interesting observation but I am not aware of any way to change this.

    The display on the Taskbar reflects what is seen in the windows Title Bar and this is controlled by the app itself.
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  3.    11 Dec 2015 #3

    there must be an easy fix to this in the registry. its hard to accept this cannot be altered easily
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