Windows 10 Creators Update comes with lots of updates, one of which is Windows Defender. But, not everyone likes Windows Defender and they certainly choose their third-party reliable antivirus like Avast, Kaspersky, and others.
This is the most annoying thing of Windows Defender. If you are already using a third party antivirus, Windows Defender will remain active just in case and the Windows Defender icon is always present in Windows System Tray 10 as follows:
- Open Task Manager with ctrl + alt + del.
- Click Task Manager.
- If it appears, choose the start-up sub-menu, then look for Windows Defender notification icon app. Then just select “Disable” only.
- Reboot your PC and the Windows Defender icon in Windows System Tray 10 will be lost.
Well, that’s How to Remove Windows Defender Icon in Windows 10 System Tray. How, very easy is not the way?