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Windows 7: Check Box -> Show icon in taskbar notification area when connected is

28 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Check Box -> Show icon in taskbar notification area when connected is

Please see the picture below,
this is on my network adapters properties :

where is the General Tab In this Network adapter ?

Also, I couldn't find that check box for Display Network Icon on the Taskbar?

Where can I find it?

Is something wrong with my new installation of windows 7?

The link below is for windows xp, but I couldn't find anything for windows 7!
How Display Network Icon on the Taskbar in windows xp


i have 3 network adapters and i want to show all of their icons in system tray.

so the below links could n't help :

official page of M$ for Windows 7
How can I show the network icon in the task bar like in windows?


thanks in advance

My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1

Welcome Moolight to the windows 7 forums.

something tells me that your out of luck for an internal icon like you can get like in XP, but several people
wanted the same thing and had to settle for a 3rd party icon or a Gadget.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Aug 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

thanks for answer...
but some days ago i had my both network icons in system tray and i don't know what did i do about that before installing new windows 7 again!!!!!!
i certain about that , because that network was a home network and was became enable/disable when the other pc was became on or off...
however is there any trick (such as registry) for solving this issue ?
also plz tell me about your network cards properties!
i think my windows 7 has loses something ... am i right?
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Check Box -> Show icon in taskbar notification area when connected is

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