Hide the Norton Family icon in notification area

The Norton Family icon in notifications area cannot be disabled completely. However, using the Windows Taskbar settings, you can hide it.

Hide the Norton Family icon

    Hiding the Norton Family icon in notification area does not disable the Norton Family client pop-up notifications.

  1. On the Windows taskbar, right-click and then click Properties.

  2. Do one of the following depending on your version of Windows:

    • For Windows 10/8 /7: On the Taskbar tab, next to Notification area, click Customize.

    • For Windows Vista: On the Notification Area tab, next to Hide Inactive icon check box, click Customize.

    • For Windows XP: On the Taskbar tab, next to Hide Inactive icon check box, click Customize.

  3. Do one of the following:

    • For Windows 10/8/7: From the list of icons, next to Norton Family icon, select Hide icon and notifications from the drop-down menu.

    • For Windows Vista/XP: Under Current items, select Norton Family, and then select Hide or Always Hide from the drop-down menu next to it.

  4. Click OK.

  5. Click Apply > OK.

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DOCID: kb20090527162610EN_EndUserProfile_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 08/08/2017