Windows 10: Can OptaneTrayIcon be disabled without problems?

  1.    30 Mar 2018 #1

    Can OptaneTrayIcon be disabled without problems?


    Hi guys,

    So I've just gotten a new computer with Optane pre-installed.

    Has anyone disabled the OptaneTrayIcon in StartUp without any problems?
    I still would like to keep Optane running while removing that unneeded tray icon.

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  2.    31 Mar 2018 #2

    You can right click the icon and Disable it from running. But if you want to utilize it, you should leave it alone.
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       31 Mar 2018 #3

    If all you want is to Hide or Remove the icon from the Notification Area just right-click the Taskbar click Taskbar Settings, scroll down the the Notification area section and you can make choices, it's where I turn Off or On the icons I don't what to show, shouldn't prevent them running.
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