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  1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       30 Jul 2015 #1

    How to get rid of the line under the taskbar icons ?


    When I open a program that I have pinned to the task bar, this line appears under the program icon. Is there any way to remove this feature?

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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Wolves, England
    Posts : 1,634
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       30 Jul 2015 #2

    They're just indicating that the program is open and minimized. I've no idea how to remove it but it's a feature I really like.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro
       01 Aug 2015 #3

    unwanted feature


    I hate the lines. They are on my taskbar also.

    They were not there when I upgraded to Windows 10 from 8.1.
    Now that I have done a clean install the lines are irritatingly visible.

    Hoping for help on this like the first poster.

    All the best.
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
    New York
    Posts : 43
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       01 Aug 2015 #4

    The line is there to see if the program is open.

    To get rid of it close the program.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    NYC
    Posts : 102
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       01 Aug 2015 #5

    They're especially useful if you have several apps pinned to the taskbar.
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  6. Joined : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 3,076
    EL Capitan
       01 Aug 2015 #6

    Does not bother me any. There are other things to worry more about.
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro
       01 Aug 2015 #7

    DJG said: View Post
    They're especially useful if you have several apps pinned to the taskbar.
    No they aren't.
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  8. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Pro
       01 Aug 2015 #8

    bro67 said: View Post
    Does not bother me any. There are other things to worry more about.
    If it does not bother you why did you reply?
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  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    NYC
    Posts : 102
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       01 Aug 2015 #9

    aitch said: View Post
    No they aren't.
    As always, YMMV ...
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  10. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 615
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 (build 10586)
       01 Aug 2015 #10

    What is so annoying about it?
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