Windows 10: Looking to change taskbar icon for "Show hidden icons"

Discus and support Looking to change taskbar icon for "Show hidden icons" in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; Because of poor vision, I have changed the taskbar icons in Windows 10 Pro for speakers, Network, and "Safely remove USB" to others more visible. I'd... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by FredBiles, Jul 11, 2019.

  1. FredBiles Win User

    Looking to change taskbar icon for "Show hidden icons"


    Because of poor vision, I have changed the taskbar icons in Windows 10 Pro for speakers, Network, and "Safely remove USB" to others more visible.


    I'd like to change the icon for "Show hidden icons", which is an up arrow. Does anyone know where the file for this icon is located?

    :)
     
    FredBiles, Jul 11, 2019
    #1
  2. Mark Ole Win User

    Taskbar icons

    Hi,

    To address your concern, follow the steps below on how to show hidden icons on the taskbar.

    • Open Settings, and click on the Personalization
      icon.
    • Click on Taskbar on the left side, and click on the
      Select which icons appear on the taskbar
      link under the Notification area section on the right.
    • Turn on Always show all icons in the notification area at the top

    Let us know how it goes.
     
    Mark Ole, Jul 11, 2019
    #2
  3. W1zzard Win User
    Techpowerup bookmark icon in firefox?

    changed the favicon for the forum
    uploaded a new smaller (bytes) icon for the main site
    added html code to suggest the icon to browsers

    but i still cant get it to show up in firefox favourites
     
    W1zzard, Jul 11, 2019
    #3
  4. MCK
    mck Win User

    Looking to change taskbar icon for "Show hidden icons"

    Cannot change desktop icon


    Sometimes a desktop icon changes from what it was to a plain white folder. Might be something I did but not sure what.

    To change it to the icon I want, I go:
    1. Rt-click icon > Properties > Change icon
    2. I select the icon I want from the thumbnails of icons.
    3. Click OK
    4. Click Apply
    But the icon does not change. It just stays looking like a white folder.
    HOWEVER, if I pin the icon to the taskbar, the icon on the taskbar does look like the icon I selected in step-2. So the change is registered with Win10 but the icon on the desktop just doesn't change.

    Any ideas on how to fix this?
     
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