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Windows 7: notification area usage

11 Mar 2012   #1
Herm61

Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) Service Pack 1
 
 
notification area usage

how do you use the notification area? I can't select anything to make changes!


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11 Mar 2012   #2
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Right-click the Start button and click Properties.

Click the Taskbar tab then click Customize in the Notification Area section.

Select the icon whose behavior you want to change then change its behavior from the drop-down list and Apply the change.

Notification Area Icons - Hide or Show System Icons and Notifications

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11 Mar 2012   #3
pincushion

Windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 

Or (saving two clicks) click the up arrow to the left of the notifications then Customize ....
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11 Mar 2012   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Did you have a look in your other thread on the same subject? notification help
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11 Mar 2012   #5
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pincushion View Post
Or (saving two clicks) click the up arrow to the left of the notifications then Customize ....
Thanks for that, I hadn't even given it a thought.
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11 Mar 2012   #6
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pincushion View Post
Or (saving two clicks) click the up arrow to the left of the notifications then Customize ....
Good idea but only works if you have Hide Inactive Icons selected.
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11 Mar 2012   #7
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I wonder what the OP had in mind. He never said.
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11 Mar 2012   #8
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Another post and poof!
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12 Mar 2012   #9
pincushion

Windows 7 x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pincushion View Post
Or (saving two clicks) click the up arrow to the left of the notifications then Customize ....
Good idea but only works if you have Hide Inactive Icons selected.
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ah, well we all learn something.
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12 Mar 2012   #10
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pincushion View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pincushion View Post
Or (saving two clicks) click the up arrow to the left of the notifications then Customize ....
Good idea but only works if you have Hide Inactive Icons selected.
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ah, well we all learn something.
After looking for the arrow...came on.
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