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Windows 7: Icons for volume and internet keep disappearing from ta

14 May 2010   #1

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Icons for volume and internet keep disappearing from ta

Since installing Win 7 I have not been able to successfully reinstate the icons for the above on the task bar.

I have managed to get them to reappear through a few suggested remedies, but they disappear again when I reboot.

I have tried updating my drivers but it hasn't helped.

When I go to Customise Notification Items, volume and network are selected to show. However, when I look at "Turn system icons on/off" only the clock is switched on, whilst all the others are switched off and greyed out.

Anybody any ideas?

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14 May 2010   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Have a look at this Notification Area Icons - Reset and its related Tutorials.
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15 May 2010   #3

Windows 7

I tried that and once again they disappeared, yet reappeared when I rebooted.
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15 May 2010   #4


if it is win 7 then go to start rihgt clik/properties/ taskbar/notification area/then select customize /then make sure always show icons

Notification Area Icons - Hide or Show System Icons and Notifications
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