icon refusing to delete

  jon2 11:38 25 Feb 2005

I have a icon on my taskbar that I can't get rid of, I have tried right click, but nothing, any idea's

  Diemmess 11:56 25 Feb 2005

Right click - and what information DO you get?

  Yoda Knight 12:04 25 Feb 2005

what does it look like ? if u hover your mouse over it does it give u a name ?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:08 25 Feb 2005

highlight with left click hit delete key

if will not delete, then boot into safe mode and delete from there.

  curlylad 12:11 25 Feb 2005

As Diemmess says , try that idea and see if you can get any info on what the icon relates to . If you can find the name of it and it is something which you do not want or need then try to remove the program for it in add/remove programs.

Have you run an Anti Virus scan ? Do you have ad aware , spybot , CWShredder , a² or any of these types of program ? The reason I ask is because there is the possibility that this is a nasty of some description , a dialler or worm , trojan , virus etc.

  Yoda Knight 12:14 25 Feb 2005

try delete through windows explorer or else DOS

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