Posted 07 March 2009 - 07:08 PM
To hide or show the network icon in the system tray area, follow these steps:
Click Start, click Control Panel, and then click Additional Options (You can also right-click the taskbar, choose Properties, and then click the Notification Area tab).
In the left pane, click Appearance and Personalization.
Click Taskbar and Start Menu.
Click the Notification Area tab.
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Check or uncheck the Network check box
Click Apply and Ok to make the changes.