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hide firefox from Windows status bar

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i'm running Windows 7. when i minimize firefox i would like it to not appear on the Windows 7 status bar but in the "hidden icon" box area.

is this possible or is this a request for the future?

i'm running Windows 7. when i minimize firefox i would like it to not appear on the Windows 7 status bar but in the "hidden icon" box area. is this possible or is this a request for the future?

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thank you TheOldFox. that worked.

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TheOldFox 86 solutions 620 answers

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Try this add-on to minimize Firefox to the "system tray" then set your Windows 7 preferences for the system tray:

Try this add-on to minimize Firefox to the "system tray" then set your Windows 7 preferences for the system tray: *Add-on - https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/minimizetotray-revived/ **I use the above add-on; you can also search at - https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/ *Windows 7 system tray - http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/manage-and-tidy-the-windows-7-system-tray/

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thank you TheOldFox. that worked.

thank you TheOldFox. that worked.
TheOldFox 86 solutions 620 answers

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auldh:

Please sign in to the forum and click "Solved" to the right of my first reply above. This will help other users find solutions. Thanks.

'''''auldh:''''' Please sign in to the forum and click "Solved" to the right of '''''my first reply above'''''. This will help other users find solutions. Thanks.

Modified by TheOldFox