Re: When disconnected, Is it possible to remove Windows' wireless icon in the notification area? - Wireless

This is a discussion on Re: When disconnected, Is it possible to remove Windows' wireless icon in the notification area? - Wireless ; Hi After Unchecking the two entries in the Connection properties, reboot, and stop WZC Service from running. http://www.ezlan.net/wzc.html Jack (MVP-Networking). "ralph sanchez" wrote in message news:ewPWb9wZHHA.4940@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl... > Since I choose to use my wireless adapter's software (Intel Proset) to > ...

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  1. Re: When disconnected, Is it possible to remove Windows' wireless icon in the notification area?

    Hi
    After Unchecking the two entries in the Connection properties, reboot, and
    stop WZC Service from running.
    http://www.ezlan.net/wzc.html
    Jack (MVP-Networking).

    "ralph sanchez" wrote in message
    news:ewPWb9wZHHA.4940@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    > Since I choose to use my wireless adapter's software (Intel Proset) to
    > manage my wireless connection, I would only like to see its own icon in
    > the notification area. This is easy enough to do when connected by
    > unselecting "Show icon in the notification area when connected" in the
    > corresponding Windows network connection.
    >
    > When I'm disconnected, however, there are two icons in the notification
    > area telling me that I'm disconnected (see attached image). Does anyone
    > know if its possible to completely disable the icon from Windows itself?
    > I realize that I can configure it to always be hidden in the collapsed
    > area, but that's not what I'm asking. I'd rather it just go away
    > completely since Intel's icon already tells me everything I need to know.
    >
    > --
    > Ralph Sanchez
    > www.texupport.net
    >
    >




  2. Re: When disconnected, Is it possible to remove Windows' wireless icon in the notification area?

    I failed to mention in my original post that I've already stopped/disabled
    Wireless Zero Config via services.msc

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    Ralph Sanchez
    www.texupport.net


    "Jack (MVP-Networking)." wrote in message
    news:OS6QUNxZHHA.4808@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
    > Hi
    > After Unchecking the two entries in the Connection properties, reboot, and
    > stop WZC Service from running.
    > http://www.ezlan.net/wzc.html
    > Jack (MVP-Networking).
    >
    > "ralph sanchez" wrote in message
    > news:ewPWb9wZHHA.4940@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    >> Since I choose to use my wireless adapter's software (Intel Proset) to
    >> manage my wireless connection, I would only like to see its own icon in
    >> the notification area. This is easy enough to do when connected by
    >> unselecting "Show icon in the notification area when connected" in the
    >> corresponding Windows network connection.
    >>
    >> When I'm disconnected, however, there are two icons in the notification
    >> area telling me that I'm disconnected (see attached image). Does anyone
    >> know if its possible to completely disable the icon from Windows itself?
    >> I realize that I can configure it to always be hidden in the collapsed
    >> area, but that's not what I'm asking. I'd rather it just go away
    >> completely since Intel's icon already tells me everything I need to know.
    >>
    >> --
    >> Ralph Sanchez
    >> www.texupport.net
    >>
    >>

    >
    >




  3. Re: When disconnected, Is it possible to remove Windows' wireless icon in the notification area?

    No, thiere is no simple supported way to remove the disconnected icon.
    You can disable the unused adapters, then their icons will disappear.
    --PA

    "Jack (MVP-Networking)." wrote in message news:OS6QUNxZHHA.4808@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
    > Hi
    > After Unchecking the two entries in the Connection properties, reboot, and stop WZC Service from running.
    > http://www.ezlan.net/wzc.html
    > Jack (MVP-Networking).
    >
    > "ralph sanchez" wrote in message news:ewPWb9wZHHA.4940@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
    >> Since I choose to use my wireless adapter's software (Intel Proset) to manage my wireless connection, I would only like to
    >> see its own icon in the notification area. This is easy enough to do when connected by unselecting "Show icon in the
    >> notification area when connected" in the corresponding Windows network connection.
    >>
    >> When I'm disconnected, however, there are two icons in the notification area telling me that I'm disconnected (see attached
    >> image). Does anyone know if its possible to completely disable the icon from Windows itself? I realize that I can configure
    >> it to always be hidden in the collapsed area, but that's not what I'm asking. I'd rather it just go away completely since
    >> Intel's icon already tells me everything I need to know.
    >>
    >> --
    >> Ralph Sanchez
    >> www.texupport.net
    >>
    >>

    >
    >




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