1.    31 Jul 2015 #1
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    Power icon on taskbar


    The power icon, which isn't being displayed on the taskbar, is not selectable in the SETTINGS area, as described here...
    System Icons - Turn On or Off in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    What can be done to make it available?
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  2.    31 Jul 2015 #2
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    Click the Start button or the windows Logo key and it will be displayed in the lower left of the Start Screen. Its been moved.
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  3.    31 Jul 2015 #3
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    Makes sense. Thanks for the clue. bs
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  4.    31 Jul 2015 #4
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    I thought you meant the power icon that showed battery charge for laptops?
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  5.    31 Jul 2015 #5
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    Understandable. No, the POWER OFF button that isn't active in settings. If you have a clue how to get that on the taskbar - great.
    If not, other methods are acceptable. Thanks
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  6.    01 Aug 2015 #6
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    I just put a shut down shortcut on my taskbar. C:\Windows\System32\shutdown.exe /s /t 00 , http://www.eightforums.com/gtsearch....tdown+shortcut
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  7.    01 Aug 2015 #7
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    Good info. Thanks for taking the time, Alpha. ^
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  8.    01 Aug 2015 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by borgus View Post
    Good info. Thanks for taking the time, Alpha. ^
    I've been doing that since Windows 7 I think. I have it pined to my start screen and taskbar. One click shut down. If you change the icon to that red one it makes it easy to spot so you don't accidentally click it.
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