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    I can't find an answer to this question in the forums. I'd like to get rid of the NUM, CAPS and SCROLL LOCK indicator icons in Windows 7 System tray. Is it possible and, if so, how?

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    Those don't appear natively in the Win7 system tray. You must have some other software installed that is generating these.
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    I did an upgrade from Windows Vista Home Premium to Windows 7 Home Premium. The icons were originally in the Vista System tray.

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    I would hazard a guess that you have (or had) a wireless keyboard and the associated software/driver is responsible.

    If so, is there anything in the control panel or start menu that will allow control over these icons?

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    I found the solution. There is a program used by HP and Compaq, among others, which puts keyboard and multimedia displays on the screen. It's called OsdMaestro. I simply turned off the program in msconfig and rebooted. Gone! Thanks for all the help and I hope this helps someone else with the problem.

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    Better to disable them from within the program's setup/configuration properties if possible.
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