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Windows 7: Disabling pop up function of taskbar when program sends notificaton?

03 Jan 2016   #1
splittingeve

7 Starter, 32 bit
 
 
Disabling pop up function of taskbar when program sends notificaton?

Scenario; I use auto hide for the taskbar. I am using program 'x' in full screen when program 'y' sends a notification in the background - one I do not need to see or know about incidentally.

This causes the taskbar to pop up, and stay up, in my way until I click on it. It covers crucial parts of the program I'm using in full screen until I dismiss it. With a program like say Skype or Discord as program 'y', this is happening every few seconds, every time someone sends a message. This is incredibly annoying.

I need a way to totally disable the taskbar popping up every time anything happens in any other program that is running. Any ideas? Thanks!


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03 Jan 2016   #2
Lance1

Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
 
 

Not sure, but is this what your looking for? Disable All Notification Balloons in Any Version of Windows
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