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Windows 7: Network icon missing from system tray

15 Aug 2009   #21
EarlZ

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
Disable both of these. Test. Reset if necessary.
Only the icon fails to load, network connection and everything else works. but ill give it a try.


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15 Aug 2009   #22
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

restarting the explorer.exe process helps for some users.
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15 Aug 2009   #23
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EarlZ View Post
Wired connection
Ah. Interesting. Have you installed drivers for your motherboard?

~Lordbob
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15 Aug 2009   #24
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

open regedit and browse to the following registry keys:
Quote:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
&
Quote:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer
Delete the key which says HideSCANetwork

Reboot.
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15 Aug 2009   #25
EarlZ

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
Ah. Interesting. Have you installed drivers for your motherboard?

~Lordbob
Yes, all drivers for all of my devices are Windows 7 x64bit certified.
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15 Aug 2009   #26
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EarlZ View Post
Yes, all drivers for all of my devices are Windows 7 x64bit certified.
Did you try my method listed above?
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15 Aug 2009   #27
EarlZ

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dinesh View Post
open regedit and browse to the following registry keys:

&

Delete the key which says HideSCANetwork

Reboot.

Didnt find that key on the first path but it was present on the second path though, deleted and rebooted.
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15 Aug 2009   #28
EarlZ

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dinesh View Post
Did you try my method listed above?
Its not missing again as of now, but im trying whatever possible solution to avoid this small issue.
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15 Aug 2009   #29
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Try opening cmd prompt (as admin) and typing:
Code:
sfc /scannow
~Lordbob
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15 Aug 2009   #30
EarlZ

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
Try opening cmd prompt (as admin) and typing:
Code:
sfc /scannow
~Lordbob

Windows file protection did not find any integrity violations.
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