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Volume Control - The volume icon does not appear in the notification area (system tray)
First run the edit listed, as I found no CD needed then, Go to Start/Run and type in: regsvr32 stobject.dll
Go to Start/Log off (log off then log back on).
Right-click the taskbar & select Task Manager under Processes tab select Explorer.Exe & End Task. Under Applications tab select New Task, type in "explorer" and click OK.
I just tried it myself and I now have all icons back.
Hope this helps, Paul
I have only had XP for a few months - I am gradually making friends with it.
I have two problems for which I can't find the answers.
1. The volume icon keeps disappearing from my taskbar. I check 'put volume on taskbar' each time - but that disappears too every time I turn my computer off.
2. The date doesn't appear when I hover over the time (nothing else does either). I see the tooltips behind the taskbar - how do I bring them in front?
Thank you in anticipation!