[KB2350] Display the ESET icon in the Windows system tray for your ESET home product

Solution

By default, Windows 10 will not display the ESET product icon in the Windows notification area (system tray). To place the icon next to your system clock, follow the steps below:

  1. Right-click the taskbar area and click Taskbar settings.

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  2. Under Notification area, click Select which icons appear on the taskbar.

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  3. Click the slider bar next to your ESET product.

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  4. The ESET icon should now be displayed in the Windows notification area. You can drag-and-drop the icons to change the order.

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Windows 7

By default, Windows 7 will not display the ESET product icon in the Windows notification area (system tray). To place the icon next to your system clock, follow the steps below:

  1. Click the small up arrow next to the system clock in the bottom-right corner of your screen.

  2. Select Customize from the context menu.

  3. Next to the ESET Proxy GUI, select Show icon and notifications from the drop-down menu and click OK. Your ESET icon will now be displayed in the system tray at all times.

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