Windows 10: Taskbar icon management in Settings Solved

  1.    02 Oct 2015 #1

    Taskbar icon management in Settings


    I am using Windows 10 and have run into a situation that I’d like a little advice on. I navigate to Settings > System > Notifications & Actions.
    I am presented with a screen that has an option “Select which icons appear on the taskbar”.
    I am presented with a list of programs and a switch that allows me to run on / off whether or not the icon displays on the taskbar.
    The issue (minor annoyance really) is I have choices for programs that a) I have removed or b) portable apps that did not need to be installed to run.
    I would like to remove these programs from this list as they are no longer present.
    The MS community site really has provided no assistance. I have attached a screenshot.

    Any clues?
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  2. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15063
       02 Oct 2015 #2

    Hello share666m,

    Resetting the notification area icons usually helps with this.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    02 Oct 2015 #3

    That was easy. Thanks.
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  4. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 19,017
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15063
       02 Oct 2015 #4

    You're most welcome.
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