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Windows 7: Disable Google Chrome Icon?

03 Jun 2015   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
Disable Google Chrome Icon?


I was messing around with my gmail and Google Driver earlier, when suddenly this icon appeared (see image below) with a message, saying something about "background apps".
This might seem silly of me, but the icon is annoying the hell out of me right now, and I would love for it just go away.

Does anyone know how I can get rid of this icon? I don't want it to show up ever again.

Translation, from above:
*About Google Chrome
*Task manager
*Google Drive
*✔ Allow Google Chrome to be run in the background

EDIT: Um.. I played around, removed the "check mark" and it seems to have removed the icon. (Easier than I thought.)
I can't be 100% sure that it won't re-appear after I restart my computer, though.
But the problem seems to be solved for now. Also I feel stupid.

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03 Jun 2015   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

Click on "Allow Google Chrome to be run in the background" and it will go away.
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03 Jun 2015   #3

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Hi the above should take care of your issue,
You can also double check the setting inside Chrome settings,
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