1. Joined : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10
       31 Aug 2015 #1

    Windows Build message on desktop


    Three weeks after upgrading from Windows 7 to 10 from Microsoft a message saying "Windows 10 Home Build 10240" appeared in the right-hand corner of my desktop last night. As I like to have a completely clear desktop. no icons etc. this is a nuisance, is it possible to remove it please?
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  2. Joined : Aug 2014
    Forever West
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    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint
       31 Aug 2015 #2

    smiffy said: View Post
    Three weeks after upgrading from Windows 7 to 10 from Microsoft a message saying "Windows 10 Home Build 10240" appeared in the right-hand corner of my desktop last night. As I like to have a completely clear desktop. no icons etc. this is a nuisance, is it possible to remove it please?
    This page shows how to add that information but at the bottom, before "Join the discussion", it shows how to disable it, may work on Win10 but I didn't try it.
    Stupid Geek Tricks: How to Display the Windows Version on the Desktop
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10
       31 Aug 2015 #3

    Thanks Berton, worked a treat
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  4. Joined : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 2,596
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint
       31 Aug 2015 #4

    You're welcome.
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