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Windows 7: Uninstalled programs still have notification area icons?


05 May 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
Uninstalled programs still have notification area icons?

Some of these notification icons are programs I don't even have anymore. How do I get rid of them?




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05 May 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Belatryx,

Resetting your notification area icons may be able to help fix this for you.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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05 May 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Belatryx View Post
Some of these notification icons are programs I don't even have anymore. How do I get rid of them?

The link provided by Brink should solve the problem. I am submitting this in regards to your request posted in the link "Files appear in start bar search, but not anywhere else".Files appear in start bar search, but not anywhere else
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