Make Windows Live Messenger icon appear in the Windows 7 taskbar tray


1. Right click on the Windows Live Messenger shortcut and click on Properties.

2. For Windows Live Messenger to Use a Tray Icon –

Under the Compatibilty tab, check the Run this program in compatibility mode for box and select Windows Vista. (See screenshot below)

Windows Live Messenger - Taskbar or Notification Icon-properties_taskbar_icon.jpg

 

3. For Windows Live Messenger to Use a Taskbar Icon –

A) Under the Compatibilty tab, uncheck the Run this program in compatibility mode for box. (See screenshot below)

Windows Live Messenger - Taskbar or Notification Icon-properties_tray_icon.jpg

4. Click on OK.

5. Open Windows Live Messenger to see it’s icon location now. [refer to]

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