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TranslucentTB makes the Taskbar completely transparent or blur

How to make Taskbar transparent or blurred in Windows 10

The Taskbar of Windows is always considered as a great feature since it helps users pin important or most used programs, show a search bar, show date/time, and so on. By default, the Taskbar on Windows 10 is colorless. Although […]

How to Auto Hide Taskbar in Windows 10

If you don’t like the Taskbar to appear on your Windows 10/8/7 desktop all the time, you can easily set Windows to auto hide the Taskbar when not in use. You may need to hide the taskbar because you need […]

Hide Agenda from Taskbar Clock in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

How to hide Agenda from Taskbar Clock in Windows 10

Microsoft rolled out Windows 10 Anniversary Update a few weeks ago, and it brought numerous new features. The Taskbar clock introduces a new feature that shows the agenda for the day if you click on the “Agenda” link. Now, if […]

Taskbar Not Working In Windows 10

Taskbar not working, unresponsive or frozen in Windows 10

Sometimes, users might face intermittent issues with Windows System UI components. Such issues can give a bad user experience. One such UI element is the Taskbar. If you are also facing any issues where your Windows 10 Taskbar is not working properly […]

Volume icon missing from Taskbar

Volume icon missing from Taskbar in Windows 10

Have you ever run into a situation where you want to raise the volume of a downloaded clip to make it audible, only to find that the Volume system icon is missing from the taskbar of your Windows 10 computer? […]

How to customize Windows 10 taskbar

Windows 10 taskbar in many ways is the same when compared to other versions of Windows, but there are a few new things Microsoft brought to the table to make it unique. The main uniqueness is Cortana, as it sits […]

How to add a custom color for Windows 10 taskbar

The default settings in Windows 10 imparts a black color to the taskbar, Action Center and even the Start Menu of the interface but that doesn’t limit the scope of a user to change it to the color of his […]

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Remove Task View button from Windows 10 Taskbar

Task View is a new desktop feature in Windows 10 that allows users to create multiple desktops on the same Windows PC. This something similar to the Expose in OSX. This button on the taskbar, also allows for quick switching […]

Disable Cortana Search Box in Windows 10 taskbar

The Taskbar assumes much importance in all the versions of Windows. One of the most noticeable changes in Windows 10 from previous versions of Windows, are two new controls to the right of the Start Button: The Cortana Search box […]

Customize Windows Taskbar with 7+ Taskbar Tweaker

7+ Taskbar Tweaker is a handy software available for Windows 10/8/7 that allows one to configure various aspects of the Windows taskbar. The default configuration option in Windows taskbar has limited configuration available, with 7+ Taskbar Tweaker you could configure […]

Disable Flashing Taskbar buttons or icons on Windows taskbar

Notifications in Windows are present to draw your attention to programs or areas that require your immediate attention. While this helps in resolving issues quickly it can annoy some. Especially the taskbar icons or buttons which flash, once the program […]

Pin Windows Update to the Taskbar

How to pin Windows Update to taskbar in Windows 10/8/7

The Windows operating system allows you to pin most software or apps directly to the taskbar for quick access, when you’re on the desktop. This however does not hold true for Windows Update. While it is simple to pin it to […]

Open a file by drag-and-dropping it onto a Windows Taskbar icon

One of the most visible changes in Windows 10/8/7 has been its elegantly designed and very useful taskbar, which can even be further tweaked using Taskbar Thumbnail Resizer or the Windows Taskbar Thumbnail Customizer. Open a file by drag-and-dropping it […]

Search from the taskbar

Search from the taskbar in Windows 8/7

In this post, we will see how you can search from the taskbar in Windows 8.1. We have seen how to add the address bar to the taskbar in Windows 8/7. This lets users type the URL directly into it and […]