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  1.    12 Dec 2016 #1
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    Where is the battery charge taskbar indicator?


    I have a Asus Tablet. I upgraded from Windows 8 to Windows 10.
    Where is the battery charge ICON for the task bar?
    To many times the tablet died for lack of a warning that the battery was low.
    1. Where is the battery charge app. located or is there a download?
    2. How do I install and display it in the task bar?
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  2.    12 Dec 2016 #2
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Hello currentresident, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You can turn on the "Power" system icon to have the battery show on your taskbar notification area.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    12 Dec 2016 #3
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    Found It


    Found it, THANKS, but it's greyed out. WHY IS THAT?
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  4.    12 Dec 2016 #4
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    If you have a group policy set to disable it, it would cause the Power icon setting to be grayed out. You can use step 7 in OPTION TWO below to enable the icon to see if that may be issue.

    System Icons - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  5.    18 Dec 2016 #5
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    NOTE: Power system icon greyed out
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  6.    18 Dec 2016 #6
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    Did you already try what I posted to see if it may enable it to be ungrayed out afterwards?
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  7.    18 Dec 2016 #7
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    yes
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  8.    19 Dec 2016 #8
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    Go ahead and post a screenshot showing this grayed out in Settings to see if anything may stand out.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/...en-forums.html

    Do you have all your drivers installed?
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  9.    19 Dec 2016 #9
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    Snap Shot of Greyed Out Power Setting,


    Here's the snapshot
    Click image for larger version. 

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    Do you have all your drivers installed? yes
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  10.    19 Dec 2016 #10
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17017

    Do you have 3rd party power management software installed that may being used instead?

    Possibly included from the OEM if this is an OEM computer. If you have a UPS battery connected to the computer with its software installed, it'll disable the Power icon.
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