How to Fix Volume Icon Missing from Taskbar in Windows 10

In this post, we will see the different methods to fix volume icon missing from Windows 10 taskbar.

But before we see the methods, it is important to make sure that the volume icon is not in the Show hidden icons.

So, just click the up arrow you see in the notification area and make sure that the volume icon is not there.

With that said, let us start.

Fix Volume Icon Missing from Taskbar in Windows 10

Method #1

Open taskbar settings. Hit Turn system icons on or off link.

Make sure that the toggle switch beside Volume is enabled. If not, enable it.

Method #2

Restart File Explorer.

Method #3

  1. Launch Registry Editor. Take a backup of the Registry before going ahead.
  1. Expand HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Classes > Local Settings > Software > Microsoft > Windows > CurrentVersion.
  1. Hit TrayNotify key.
  1. Now, in the right pane, you can see IconStreams and PastIconsStream. Delete both.
  1. Restart your PC.