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Windows 7: How to NOT SHOW taskbar icon URL when opening?

22 May 2017   #1

Win 7 Home Prem x64 SP1
How to NOT SHOW taskbar icon URL when opening?

OK, I have a weird thing that has just started happening. I have a number of shortcut icons in my bottom screened taskbar. Previous to just a few minutes ago, when I opened the shortcut the icon did not change. It just sat there in the taskbar. Now all of a sudden when I open the shortcut the URL and title of the page opens right next to the icon in the taskbar. I do not want that and cannot figure how to turn that off. (Frankly, I don't have any idea how I turned that feature on either!) I prefer not to have the url show up next to the icon. How to turn that off!? Thanks in advance!

EDIT: Figured it out - Right click on Taskbar, Properties, Taskbar Buttons: Always Combine, Hide Labels on dropdown menu.

Don't know how I selected that in the first place but glad I got it figured out. Chef Duane out.

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