How to select which system icons are displayed in the notification area of the Windows 10 Taskbar

To be able to choose which system icons or software iconsare going to be displayed on your taskbar, you will have to get to the Turn system icons on or off window.

  • Click on Start and in the Type here to search, type taskbar icons and then click or tap on Select which icons appear on the taskbar

    Another way of opening the same window is to right click (or tap and hold) on an unused area of the taskbar, then in the right click menu, click or tap on Settings

  • On the right, now scroll down till you see Notification Area and you can either change:

      • Select which icons appear on the taskbar
      • Turn system icons on or off

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