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Windows 7: missing volume icon after sp1 install

05 Sep 2011   #1
marshy12

Windows 7 premium x64
 
 
missing volume icon after sp1 install

installed sp1 this afternoon and volume icon is missing from taskbar. Customizing hidden icons doesn't change anything. Also, battery status shows empty although laptop is plugged in. TIA for help


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05 Sep 2011   #2
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

try closing explorer .exe from taskmanager processes and restarting it from taskmanager/ file /new task (run), type explorer.exe in run then Ok ,
and fingers crossed.
to open task manager . ctrl/alt and delete at same time .
sorry to spell it out just covering the bases.
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06 Sep 2011   #3
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

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06 Sep 2011   #4
marshy12

Windows 7 premium x64
 
 

So embarrassing....simple reboot did the trick. Rebooting is always first thing to try....can't believe Ii neglected to try. Thanks for help/
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07 Sep 2011   #5
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

Good to know the simple "fix" worked....
Thanks for letting us know.
Safe surfing.
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