I did not have my windows 7 disc...but i had my key...so he used his home premium disc and my key... Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. share|improve this answer answered Jan 7 '12 at 21:05 zackrspv 1,748517 When I do that I get a message that says "This notification icon is not currently active". The lack of the icon could also mean Security Essentials isn't working, however, leaving you without virus protection. Source
Right-click an empty area of the taskbar and select "Task Manager." Click the "Processes" tab, and then check to see if "msseces.exe" is listed. Hopefully, now you should see the icon every time. Customization MSE not showing up in taskbarSometimes when I boot up MSE doesn't show up in my taskbar. See discussion here:http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/msestart/thread/fef8bd82-1e6a-4808-914a-301f8e6e9439 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hidden icon option set to "Hide Icons and Notifications" by Harv / October 23, 2010 10:11 AM PDT In reply http://smallbusiness.chron.com/microsoft-security-essentials-icon-doesnt-appear-system-tray-71795.html
General Discussion Toolbar on taskbar should only be showing an arrow but is showing iconI have a toolbar on my taskbar titled "Programs". I had tried some of the suggestions already to no avail. Find the "Microsoft Security Essentials" in the list, and then change its setting in the drop-down menu to "Show Icon and Notifications," "Show All" or "Show," depending on your Windows version.
Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS Register Help Remember Me? Security Essentials Icon Missing In Tray Reply With Quote 29th September 2010,17:15 #2 HappyAndyK Site Administrator Join Date Jun 2008 Posts 7,185 Hi, I am not aware of this problem, probably because I dont use MSE. The Windows Club | TWC News Reply With Quote 29th September 2010,21:24 #5 hackerman1 Moderator Join Date Dec 2008 Location Sweden Posts 1,525 it´s an "old" problem since MSE v1 (ONE)-beta, Why are copper cables round?
Windows 7: MSE not showing up on taskbar first time 23 Apr 2010 #1 SectorStar Windows Seven 50 posts MSE not showing up on taskbar first time I've http://www.sevenforums.com/system-security/80240-mse-not-showing-up-taskbar-first-time.html If the icon doesn't appear in the system tray, it may simply mean the icon is hidden, or that a bug in the program is preventing the icon from showing. Microsoft Security Essentials Icon Not In System Tray Windows 7 My System Specs OS Windows Seven SectorStar View Public Profile Find More Posts by SectorStar MSE not showing up on taskbar first time « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Similar Microsoft Essentials Icon Disappeared Do not know what had happened as it seems to be a problem that others have run into.
Click the "Customize" button if you're using Windows 7 or Windows XP. this contact form This is what I want it to ultimately look like. Our editors bring you complete coverage from the 2017 International CES, and scour the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around. If you upgraded to Windows 8, Security Essentials was replaced by the Windows Defender anti-virus program. "c:\program Files\microsoft Security Client\msseces.exe" -hide -runkey
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References (3) Microsoft Windows: Change How Icons Appear in the Notification Areaft Windows: Show, Hide, or Resize Desktop IconsMicrosoft Windows: Microsoft Security Essentials Product Information Resources (1) Microsoft Download Center: Microsoft Are people of Nordic Nations "happier, healthier" with "a higher standard of living overall than Americans"? Activity Stream New Events Mark Forums Read TWC Forum Home Forum Home FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Site Leaders TWC Freeware TWCN Tech News TWC Blog Microsoft Security Essentials Download The link below have the guide and screenshots:http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/clean-up-past-notification-icons-in-windows-vista/ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Geeks are great!
i´m running MSE v2-beta, but i think it should work also on MSE v1. but basically my computer crashed, i brought it to a computer repair guy who reformatted my computer (windows 7 32bit home premium laptop). Why leave magical runes exposed? Check This Out When I tried what ahmet said above, the icon shows up.
The lack of the icon could also mean Security Essentials isn't working, however, leaving you without virus protection. The Windows Club | TWC News Reply With Quote 29th September 2010,17:29 #3 hackerman1 Moderator Join Date Dec 2008 Location Sweden Posts 1,525 sometimes the MSE taskbar-icon doesn´t show, even though With the new motherboard, time always reset after shutdown, and sometimes the little internet icon in the bottom right corner would be invisible. It will appear whenever a notification is warranted, and disappear once the callout bubble fades away.
Find the "Microsoft Security Essentials" in the list, and then change its setting in the drop-down menu to "Show Icon and Notifications," "Show All" or "Show," depending on your Windows version. Open the "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run" folder. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Too many to describe... The Windows Club | TWC News Reply With Quote 30th September 2010,11:27 #10 hackerman1 Moderator Join Date Dec 2008 Location Sweden Posts 1,525 are you sure Andy ?
OS Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86 .