Windows 10: Remove "Dead Apps" from Notifications Solved


  1. Posts : 44
    Windows 10 Pro 1511 build 10568.3
       14 Nov 2015 #1

    Remove "Dead Apps" from Notifications


    I have the following in Notifications

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    I have uninstalled Screenshot Captor, I have run CCleaner over the Registry, I removed all traces of Screenshot Captor from the registry and I've rebooted - yet the Notification list still has those nine entries in for Screenshot Captor How can I get rid if them ?

    I no longer need Screenshot Captor because Win 10's built facilities are adequate, for me at least.

    MS have never gotten the system tray/notification area functioning properly since... forever
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  3. Posts : 44
    Windows 10 Pro 1511 build 10568.3
       14 Nov 2015 #3



    That fixed it - I use Classic Start so the LiveApp thing doesn't bother me. I only had the weather tile, if I'm ever minded to do so, then maybe one rainy day I'm sure sure I can find a way to get it back

    Thanks
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  4.    15 Nov 2015 #4

    You're most welcome but of course now you'll have a problem knowing when it will be
    pjd said: View Post
    ....one rainy day...
    Sorry, terrible joke

    I got live tiles back after doing this but I forget how exactly. Some combination of pinning/unpinning and turning off and on presumably.
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