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Windows 7: Unknown icon in system tray - slow system - pic attached

24 Apr 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
Unknown icon in system tray - slow system - pic attached


I've been having some very slow system issues today and have checked that system resources seem to be at normal levels - CPU usage at around 20% and Memory usage at around 50% during normal operating.

However I have noticed a new icon in my system tray which I can't identify, can't click on, and has no text when I hover over it. Can anyone recognise it? It looks like a grey/silver square or box with something green on it - no idea what it's trying to represent

Does anyone know what it represents?

Cheers, Smootus

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24 Apr 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

try clicking customize and find it in the list that opens, it may have some details there,
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24 Apr 2012   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1

D'oh! How did I not see that?

Windows host processes - still no idea why computer was running slowly though. never mind
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 Unknown icon in system tray - slow system - pic attached

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