Windows 10 upgrade icon missing..? Here’s how to get it..!

Windows 10 upgrade icon missing from taskbar

Download and Run this quick script, this will display the missing windows upgrade icon in your taskbar!.

How to get the missing windows 10 upgrade icon

Another article i found will show you how to hide or disable the Windows 10 upgrade icon if you have grown tired of seeing it in the system tray. But what if you can do the opposite — the icon is missing and nowhere to be found, you would like to see the upgrade icon to reserve your free upgrade to Windows 10 and have the operating system automatically download to your computer system when it’s released on the 29th July?

Does this describe your Windows 7 or Windows 8 PC and the icon that’s missing..?, there is a handy little batch script file available on Dropbox that will install the icon. And here’s how to do it:

1. Download the ZIP file from Dropbox.

How to get the missing windows 10 upgrade icon

2. Extract the file from the compressed folder. You will have exacted a single file, a Windows Batch File titled win10fix_full.

3. Right-click on the file, select Run as administrator and then click the Run button to open the file.

4. With the file running, press any key to continue twice to get to the Main Menu.

How to get the missing windows 10 upgrade icon

5. Press 1 and Return to run an update status check to make sure your system is up to date.

6. With your system up to date, you will have three options to add the Windows 10 upgrade icon to the system tray. In my case, 2) Quick-Method #1 did the trick for my Windows 8.1 desktop that lacked the icon.

How to get the missing windows 10 upgrade icon

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Andrew Marriott
Owner & Founder at AJR Solutions
I am a technical & creative guy who loves technology. From a very young age, I have had a passion for technology, website / graphic design and photography. I work hard & play harder, I’m driven and full of enthusiasm with a passion to help others. Technology, digital design, web development & creative photography are areas I am really passionate about.

In the past i have worked for a leading IT Solutions & Managed service provider in Rotherham dealing with a range of IT platforms, such as - on site field engineering and remote support, dealing with all types of servers such as Virtual & Physical, Hyper–V, VMware, Windows server 2012 R2, SBS - Small Business Server 2008 2011, SQL, Terminal, Exchange, Active Directory, Group Policy, TCP, IP, DNS, DHCP, VPN, RDP, hybrid & cloud, Office 365 and managed security solutions such as Antivirus and Spam filtering.

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