1.    30 Sep 2017 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    How do I restore missing taskbar icons?


    Several taskbar icons have disappeared. First it was volume, then power, then internet connection. Managed to get the internet connection icon back.

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    Any advice would be gratefully received.
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  2.    30 Sep 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,965
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Turn On or Off System Icons on Taskbar in Windows 10 Windows 10 Customization Tutorials

    If you find the options are greyed out see:
    Fix for When Clock, Volume, Power or Network Icons are Missing and Grayed Out in Windows Vista

    (Old but should still be relevant- or you can search for an up to date version)

    There are many many posts on the internet related to this...
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