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Windows 7: Why do I see removed programs in notification bar optionally?

16 Jun 2017   #1
Machariel

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Why do I see removed programs in notification bar optionally?

I still see an option to enable Skype and Avast notification in the options for notifications. But I uninstalled them. How do I correct this? See image for clarification:




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16 Jun 2017   #2
ethel

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
notification area icons

Hi Machariel, Sometimes when we uninstall programs the icons are left behind. Below is the link to

Brink's tutorial to reset the notification area icons.


Notification Area Icons - Reset
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