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Windows 7: Get rid of action center window

11 Aug 2009   #1
bobjimbob

Windows 7
 
 
Get rid of action center window

I've got rid of all the display messages from the action centre options and still the window is in the bottom right corner of my screen all the time saying that i can use it to view recent messages about my computers status etc. How do i get rid of it completely?


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11 Aug 2009   #2
Lee

Win 7 Pro x64, VM Win XP, Win7 Pro Sandbox, Kubuntu 11
 
 

Go to taskbar properties, then down to "Notification area" click on "Customize. . ." on the next window go to "Action Center" and click on "Hide Icon and Notifications". Now click "Ok", the "Apply" and your done.
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11 Aug 2009   #3
Antman

 

You can turn it off in gpedit.msc
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11 Aug 2009   #4
Antman

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bobjimbob View Post
...How do i get rid of it completely?
System Icons - Enable or Disable

Start
Search or Run
gpedit.msc
User Configuration
Start Menu and Taskbar
Remove the Action Center icon
Enabled
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10 Mar 2010   #5
ripprasternode

Win7x64
 
 

Quote:
...How do i get rid of it completely?
Brute force works just fine for this one.

Get the "Take Ownership" .reg file from here - Take Ownership Shortcut
right click and take ownership of c:\windows\system32\ActionCenter.DLL and c:\windows\system32\ActionCenterCPL.DLL

rename those files .bak and reboot.
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