How To Hide The Task Bar On Displays

Follow these steps to hid the task bar

  • Right click on the task bar
  • Choose Settings
  • Scroll down to Multiple Displays
  • Toggle the switch under Show taskbar on all displays

By choosing to turn off the taskbar on all displays you will notice that the following options are not available

How To Show The Taskbar On Displays

If you choose to have the taskbar displays on you have the following options :

Show taskbar buttons on

  • All taskbars
  • Main taskbar and taskbar where window is open
  • Taskbar where window is open

Combine buttons on other taskbars

  • Always, hid labels
  • When taskbar is full
  • Never



Take a moment to play around with the settings. It is all in what you prefer.

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emerald860 Premium
When I got a new laptop, I added the old monitor and it's been amazing! I can't believe how I functioned without it! I love having a second monitor! Great training! Alanna
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SuzetteH Premium
Thank you Alana, that is exactly what I did. I went from a pc to a laptop so I already had the monitor and the cable. It sat downstairs on a shelf for a long time until my husband mentioned me using dual displays. It has been great!

Thank you for the compliant about the training. I truly appreciate it.
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spurway Premium
thanks for the training.
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SuzetteH Premium
Your welcome. I learned somethings as well by doing the research and training. I really love having the multiple monitors!
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MKearns Premium
I'll have to do that at some point. Right now it's multiple files, tabs and split screens!
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SuzetteH Premium
I absoulutely hated using the split screens on my laptop. Having the larger screen as my main display and then the laptop as my secondary has been much easier for me to be more productive.
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sinwm Premium
Good info. Thanks for sharing.
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SuzetteH Premium
Thank you, it was my pleasure
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Loes Premium
Very nice explanation on how to use 2 screens! Thank you!
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SuzetteH Premium
Thank you Loes
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