Windows 10: Is there a way to customize the system taskbar icons?

Discus and support Is there a way to customize the system taskbar icons? in Windows 10 Ask Insider to solve the problem; Like the start button, battery, Wi-Fi and so on. I've discovered how to change the time, but as far as I'm aware there's no way to change the others.... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Ask Insider' started by /u/Foxerbit, Oct 20, 2020.

  1. Is there a way to customize the system taskbar icons?


    Like the start button, battery, Wi-Fi and so on.

    I've discovered how to change the time, but as far as I'm aware there's no way to change the others. I'm not talking about hiding icons, or changing program icons, but actually changing the way the system's icons look.

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    /u/Foxerbit, Oct 20, 2020
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  2. Yaqub K Win User

    System Icons on taskbar

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting on Microsoft Communities.

    Are you referring to the clock system icon on the taskbar?

    If so, I suggest you to follow the steps mentioned below:


    • Click on the search bar on the taskbar.

    • Type system icons.

    • Under Turn System Icons ON or OFF, turn On the Clock and check with the issue.

    Hope it helps.
     
    Yaqub K, Oct 20, 2020
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  3. How do I customize the taskbar in Winddows 10

    Hi Elies,

    I realize the inconvenience you are experiencing with

    This issue might occur if unwanted icons is getting displayed on the taskbar.

    I suggest you to follow the steps below to customize the taskbar and also try to unpin the unwanted icons from the taskbar.

    Step 1: Try customizing which icons which will be displayed on the task bar and check if it helps.

    1. Click on Start Menu.

    2. Click on Settings.

    3. Then select System.

    4. Click on Notifications and actions.

    5. Then click on Select which icons appear on the taskbar. Also click on
    Turn System icons on or off.

    6. Try to turn off unwanted icons on the taskbar.

    Step 2: I recommend you to unpin unwanted shortcut icons which is created on the taskbar.

    1. Right click on unwanted icons on the taskbar other than System icons such as network icon and sound icons.

    2. Then click on Unpin from taskbar.

    Please get back to us with an update on taskbar
    issue, we will be happy to help.

    Thank you.
     
    Nyima Yonten, Oct 20, 2020
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  4. Is there a way to customize the system taskbar icons?

    Customize icons on desktop toolbar

    Hello Shephard,

    Thank you for posting your concern in Microsoft Community and welcome to the Windows 10 Family.

    Please follow the below steps to turn on the notification for volume icon in the taskbar.

    • Right click on the Start menu and select Control Panel and type the word 'taskbar' in the search box from the upper-right side. Once the search results are loaded, click on the link that says
      Customize the taskbar.
    • Then select Customize under Notification Area.
    • Click on Turn system icons on or off and toggle the option for Volume to
      on

    The Volume Mixer icon will now show up in the notification area of your taskbar.

    Hope the above information is helpful. If you need further assistance, we would be happy to help you.

    Thank You.
     
    Sayan_Ghosh, Oct 20, 2020
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