Windows 10: Notification area "Select which icons appear on taskbar" not saving

  1.    28 Oct 2015 #1

    Notification area "Select which icons appear on taskbar" not saving


    Hi. Does anyone else have this problem? I turn off the "always show all icons" and customize what I want to be shown. I don't like clutter, so I like hiding a lot of the systray crap. Almost every time I reboot though, the "always show all icons" has automagically became enabled again and I have to go in and turn it back off.

    Anyone know why it does that? Win7 did the same thing too. Drives me nuts!
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  2.    12 Dec 2015 #2

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    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393, Windows 10 Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Update, Ubuntu
       12 Dec 2015 #3

    Turn off the ones you don't need at startup in Task Manager, and the rest drag and drop into the up arrow (^) to hide, see if this helps. Here is an example of things I have turned off(could do more, but this is enough for me):
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  4.    28 Dec 2015 #4

    Well.. I have it configured the way I want, with the only icons showing being the ones I want. Problem is that Windows is forgetting that I have told it to NOT enable the "Always show icons" option if I reboot. It turns it back on. What I'd like to figure out is why it does that, and if there is a way to stop it.
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