How to Fix Missing Volume Icon Problem in Windows 10

Watching some private video or listening some private audio and suddenly someone comes to you and you are not able to control the volume because of Missing Volume Button in the Taskbar. For avoiding such type of incidents and bringing back the volume icon, follow the instructions in this article carefully.

The volume icon in the taskbar allows you changing the sound volume onquickly. When I restart my PC the volume secure doesn’t appear in the Taskbar. Some days it is there and its fine yet different days I cannot appear to find it and going in and physically incapacitating it and re-empowering it does nothing.

The sound icon is played in several ways. The primary technique is to bow the strings, a tradition which dates back to instruments. Whereas the Sound problems are common in almost each and every version of Windows, including all versions, i.e 7, 8, 8.1, 10 Windows 10. But this time, we discuss some other problems related to the sound button. Some users reported online that they’re unable to open Sound Control bar from the taskbar in Windows 10.

This issue oficon missing is very irritating and due to this user gets unable to adjust system volume. In this article, several methods are given that will help you to fix this problem with ease, and make you easily use your volume button use again with the same ease.

Steps to get back Missing Volume Icon

  1. From Taskbar
  2. From File Explorer
  3. From Settings

 From Taskbar

These are the steps you can try to fix the problem of volume icon with the help of taskbar

Step 1: Firstly clicks on the Windows button plus X, that is Windows+X in order to open the Settings.

Step 2: When you opened the settings, select it and then some more options are open on your screen. From these options select System button in order to open the system.

Step 3: When you open the system, simply click on the Notifications & actions which appear on your screen.

Step 4: Once you click on the notification and action button, click on the option Turn system icon on or off the link.

Step 5: When you click on the turn system icon, a new panel will open up, from where you can select all the icons which you want to display in the Notification area.

From File Explorer

These are the steps you can try to fix the problem of volume icon with the help of file explorer

Step 1: Firstly open Task Manager by simply right-clicking on an empty spot on the taskbar and then click on the Task Manager which is the third last option seen on your screen, when you right click on te empty spot.

Step 2: Select the full version of task manager If you seeing the limited version of the Task Manager as shown below.

Step 3: Select the Process tab seen on the top left of the box and then select the Windows Explorer entry there and right click on it.

Step 4: when you right click on Windows Explorer some options are there, from them you have to click on restart the file explorer.

Step 5:  Restarting File Explorer will also restart and also refresh all the icons on the taskbar.

From Settings

These are the steps you can try to fix the problem of volume icon with the help of taskbar

Step 1: Firstly clicks on the Windows button plus I, that is, Windows+I to open the settings directly with the help of the hotkey.


Open Settings app by clicking its icon in Start menu.

Step 2: Then click on the personalization option seen on your screen and then select the option taskbar from there.

Step 3:  Under Notification area, you will see a link labeled Turn system icons on or off. Click on it to see the current status of system icons.

Step 4: When you click on that icon adjust all the icons by making them on/off which you want to display in your taskbar.

These are the different type of methods which you can use to fix the problem of missing of volume icon from your taskbar.When once the process is complete, make sure to check on your volume icon by adjusting it from the taskbar.

This wraps up the article I hope these methods help you a lot to your problem of missing of volume icon from the taskbar in Windows 10. If you liked the article then please share it on social media.

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