1. Joined : Dec 2016
    Posts : 1
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       3 Weeks Ago #1

    Notification area customize


    Hi
    I have 9600 machines I manage in a small school system. Is there a way through the registry or GPO to customize what icons are always shown? It seems to be an all or nothing deal. I want certain ones to show and of course students don't have any access to these settings. I want to customize a few items. With everything we load up on the computers the "all" option uses 3/4 of the task bar. Not a real big deal unless you have a tablet and hold it in portrait mode. this "all" option really messes up the now very shortened up task bar. Thanks in advance.
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,519
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       3 Weeks Ago #2

    Hi, you can turn each on on and off in terms of whether it appears on the taskbar or not.
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    For what it's worth, these keys appear to hold these settings:
    HKU\S-1-5-21- xxxxxxxx -1001\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\TrayNotify\IconStreams
    HKU\S-1-5-21- xxxxxxxx -1001_Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\TrayNotify\IconStreams

    They are lengthy.

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