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Unistalled programs notification icons still present

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I installed a few useless programs i had and their notification icons are still under the turn on/hide notifications menu. how d o i get rid of them? or is this normal? Thanks for the Help!
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post #2 of 10
Have you restarted your computer yet?
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yepp. twice. had to run to a soccer game. which we won 7-1!!WAHOOO!!!
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the circled programs were uninstalled.
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post #5 of 10
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it has steam.exe
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post #6 of 10
Use linkluster cleaner or glary utilities registry repair.
post #7 of 10
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use bit defender reg cleaner and they are still present under customize
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post #8 of 10
Windows 7/Vista tend to remember every notification icon they have ever seen. This is one way that works to get rid of old/unused notification icons. All the methods require cleaning out the registry entries and stopping/restarting explorer.exe. This method rather automates the process.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ons-reset.html
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post #9 of 10
Or flush the icon cache
post #10 of 10
I just tried Tordogs' method... works perfectly.
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Win 10 x64 LG E2350 23" 1920x1080 / Samsung 19.5" 1366x768 Razer Lycosa (Mirror Edition) Corsair HX850w 
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