Windows 10: Remove the people icon from the taskbar Creators Update Solved

  1.    22 Oct 2017 #1

    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.    22 Oct 2017 #2

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

    Add or Remove People Button from Taskbar in Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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  3.    22 Oct 2017 #3

    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.    22 Oct 2017 #4

    Plankton said: 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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       22 Oct 2017 #5

    Plankton said: 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.    22 Oct 2017 #6

    waxman80014 said: 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.    23 Oct 2017 #7

    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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