1.    3 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Aug 2016
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    Remove the people icon from the taskbar Creators Update


    Does anyone know how to remove it, I take it its some kind of chat program.
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  2.    3 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : May 2016
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Just right click the taskbar and uncheck "show the people" button.

    Add or Remove People Button from Taskbar in Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
    Last edited by Brink; 3 Weeks Ago at 10:30. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3
    Join Date : Oct 2017
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    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    1. Open Settings.
    2. Go to Personalization - ->Taskbar.
    3. On the right, scroll down to the People section.
    4. Disable the option Show people on the taskbar to hide the icon.
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  4.    3 Weeks Ago #4
    Join Date : Oct 2017
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    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by Plankton View Post
    Just right click the taskbar and uncheck "show the people" button.
    Nice one i did not know we can do that thanks!
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  5.    3 Weeks Ago #5
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Maribor, Slovenia
    Posts : 8,870
    Windows 10 (Pro and Insider Pro)

    Quote Originally Posted by Plankton View Post
    Just right click the taskbar and uncheck "show the people" button.


    And there are some additional settings under Settings / Personalization / Taskbar
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  6.    3 Weeks Ago #6
    Join Date : Feb 2014
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    Windows 10 Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by waxman80014 View Post
    ...... I take it its some kind of chat program.
    No, it's sort of a modern version of Windows Contacts (on demand).
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  7.    3 Weeks Ago #7
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    Thread Starter

    OK I removed it, I do not like it when stuff appears on the task bar with out me putting it there.
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