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Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10/8/7

Normally, the system tray of the taskbar or the notification area of Windows 10 is the place where Bluetooth icon resides and appears when turned on. It performs multiple functions like allowing a user to join personal area network, adding […]

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Add, Remove, Arrange Quick Action Buttons in Windows 10

Windows 10 v 1607 and later makes it easier for you to add, remove or arrange the Quick Action buttons in the Notifications & Actions Center. The Action Center displays 4 Quick Actions, with an option that lets you Expand […]

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Choose Quick Actions to display in Windows 10 Action Center

Quick Actions in the Notifications and Action Center of Windows 10 lets you perform actions quickly on your often accesses functions or features. These could be All settings, Connect, Battery saver, VPN, Bluetooth, Brightness, Note, Tablet Mode, Wi-Fi or Quiet Hours. You can […]

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How to minimize Outlook to System Tray in Windows 10 / 8.1

If you use Microsoft Outlook 2013 on Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, as your default email client, then you may have noticed that, when you minimize Outlook, it minimizes to the taskbar and continues to occupy space. This can create […]

How to hide Windows 7 Notification Area & System Clock

If you’d like to display a clean Windows 7 taskbar, you will have to hide the notification area and the system clock which appears on the right side if the Windows taskbar. To hide the notification area or the system […]

Set Windows 7 notification dialog boxes to stay open longer

While many prefer to turn off the Windows notification dialog boxes, which appear in the right side taskbar bottom corner near the notification area/system tray, there may be others who find its time of display, to be short! Set Windows […]

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Fix It: Notification Area Icons missing in Windows 8 / 7

Has it happened with you that on starting your Windows 8, Windows 7 or Windows Vista computer, you have found that the system icons, like the Network, Volume or the Power icons do not appear in the notification area ? […]