Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: W7P taskbar - some (not all) notification icons blank

24 Nov 2013   #1
Useless User

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
W7P taskbar - some (not all) notification icons blank

Hi experts,

after an automatic update on our PCs (W7P), some (not all) notification icons on the taskbar are missing and most of the ones visible are not clickable. Please see screenshot here:



Any hint will be much appreciated, many thanks in advance!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
24 Nov 2013   #2
andrew129260

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 

Do you know what update it was?

You could try a system restore point to before the issue.

You could also try this as well:

Notification Area Icons - Reset
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Nov 2013   #3
Useless User

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Thanks for your swift reply! I'll try to find out what # the update was. The PC in question had not been in use since March until... today. It is running perfect, apart from that glitch(?), and when there's a chance to reboot it, I will try what your link suggests.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 W7P taskbar - some (not all) notification icons blank




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
No Icons or Taskbar, just blank desktop.
I started up my computer to find that there were no icons or taskbar, just the desktop background, as the title states. I've tried multiple solutions to no avail including, restarting multiple times, using the Windows Repair disk, verifying regedit values and restarting explorer.exe multiple...
General Discussion
How to remove delete icons from taskbar notification
I installed a few apps yahoo IM for example. It installed a taskbar notification icon, but when I deleted the application and rebooted it still shows a choice in the Customized section of the Notification Area in the Menu. I found a fix for this, not sure if its the best way but it works! SO I...
Customization
Notification Icons on Taskbar not loading on boot
I've tried searching google and here, but without much success. The problem is quite simple actually, but I don't know the cause or the resolution of the problem: Notification Icons on the right side of the taskbar are not being loaded upon boot. As I gather, programs are being loaded, but...
General Discussion
Single line notification icons on a left taskbar. How did I do this?
Hi everyone, Basically I want to have my left aligned task and navigation bar as narrow as possible. That being that the width of the vertical bar is narrower than the START button. Let me tell you first that I searched for this in within the forum and there is another user who was wondering...
Customization
Taskbar Notification Icons (customizing) - BUG?
Hi ... Click on 'Show more Icons' on the Taskbar, then click 'Customize...' Now at the bottom of the Dialog click the link 1. 'Turn system icons on or off' then in the following Dialog (at the bottom again) click the link 2. 'Customize notification icons' again, - now just keep repeating doing...
General Discussion
Remove notification icons from taskbar
i want to remove notification icons from taskbar. but not all the icons. can any one help me??????
Customization


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:18.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App