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Author Topic: Too Many Entries in System Settings  (Read 387 times)

Mattes57

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Too Many Entries in System Settings
« on: October 24, 2016, 09:54:11 AM »
I just found that Screenshot Captor has many entries in the "Notifications" tab of system settings (Win 10-64 Home; SSC is used as portable App)
How can I remove these, and how can I avoid new entries ?

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Re: Too Many Entries in System Settings
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2016, 11:50:56 AM »
Maybe you've started each screenshotcaptor.exe-version from another directory?

You can clean up the cache for the trayicons with regedit (https://www.deskmodd..._l.C3.B6schen_lassen)

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\TrayNotify

Delete the two entries:
    IconSteams
    PastIconStream

Or you can use a cleaning tool like "Notification Area Cleaner" (http://www.itsamples...on-area-cleaner.html)

Not tried by myself because no need.
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Re: Too Many Entries in System Settings
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2016, 01:12:09 PM »
Thanks for your answer. However, neither didn't help.

And, SSC was always run from the same directory.

Pls. note, that the SSC entries are only shown in the system settings. They are not appearing in the Taskbar themselves.

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Re: Too Many Entries in System Settings
« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2016, 04:07:10 PM »
I thought I'd posted to this thread- but I noticed the same behavior.  I just clicked all of the little switches, and no new ones have appeared.  Not a solution to the underlying problem- Mouser would probably have to look at that.

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Re: Too Many Entries in System Settings
« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2016, 04:07:47 PM »
how strange.. anyone have any idea what would cause that?