To create this article, 14 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. If you have any questions, post a comment. You may need to enter admin password if you have set one for yourself. In order to find it, you should scan the device with or Malwarebytes Anti-malware. While some users have complained about the missing audio services after their upgrade, there have been complaints where users haven't able to detect the taskbar.
Also you need to uninstall and reinstall the problem software on your computer. These issues are resolved easily, but there are situations where the taskbar remains visible even if programs or apps stay silent and don't demand your attention. Please check whether you face the same issue while working in the safe mode and then a performa clean boot to find the program that is causing a conflict. Once you clear the MustBeSeen flag by addressing the program, the taskbar will hide again. The icons can be missing from your desktop for two reasons: either something has gone wrong with the explorer. This section helps you understand the difference.
You should see the task progress and your system may become unresponsive for some time. In Windows 7 and higher, you right-click on the desktop and choose View and then make sure Show desktop icons is checked. While users tried to solve the issue of no sound on computer by using multiple third-party applications, regular updates were released in order for the issue to be resolved. Windows automatically selects the shell32. Did you get an update before this system restoration that took about 20 to 40 minutes to complete? Although, our issue got fixed easily but, that may not be the case for you, hence we have covered all possible fixes that you can try to get back the taskbar icons.
Also, make sure the mouse cursor is not on the taskbar, as it won't hide in this case either. Because of the same reason, when you try to reboot your computer, the problem with the rdp looks like fixed until the interruption starts on the local computer again. But, I want to be able to toggle back and forth between a full screen Remote Desktop and my local computer without having to 'minimize' Remote Desktop. It will take some time. And then installed windows latest updates.
Copy the following text and paste it into three separate lines in your blank text document. My user already has administrator designation. If none of the solutions above have worked, then you might have to take more drastic actions. The taskbar may remain visible in some cases until you do something, and clicking anywhere on the desktop is one of the easier things in this case. So in your case, it forgets any changes you make after a cold shutdown restart but can remember anything saved when its asleep.
Digging deeper Now that you have checked the most common reasons why the Windows 10 taskbar is not hiding, you need to dig deeper if this did not resolve the issue. Make sure you are on the Processes tab. After installing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update 1607 I am having a new issue with the Remote Desktop client Win32 version. Visit our and let us know what you think. You notice this right away, as it does not go away anymore automatically. Before undertaking the troubleshooting techniques, users should check for that as well. Show Desktop Icons The latter method is easier to fix.
Restart Explorer Using a Batch File Batch files are text files containing commands to run on the command line. Actually, I spoke too soon. Try reinstalling them according to the instructions given by their developers on the official website. The main cause for the taskbar to stay visible -- temporarily -- is if a program or app demands your attention. Thus, you can also on tablets that have no keyboard your Windows 10 operating system shut down quickly, log off, reboots, or lock the system, this instruction is written for Windows 10, but you can apply it to earlier versions of the operating system.
I've also recently had a similar issue. Hi, I used to have the same problem, but i found a solution to this, thought of sharing this with others. Thanks and Regards, Manpreet C. General Discussion Every once in awhile the Show Desktop Icons option gets unchecked randomly. Since no icon is hidden anymore, you may spot the application that is causing the taskbar to remain visible with little effort.