Chat app and Your Phone in Windows 11


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I have a question, I upgraded to Windows 11 Preview from Windows 10 Home 21H2 and I noticed the following:

1) I no longer have a Meet Now icon in the system tray even though I do have Skype installed. I read at Windows 11 ships with new 'Chat' app powered by Microsoft Teams that there is supposed to be a Chat app icon on the System Tray for Windows 11 that replaced Skype. Does anyone have the Chat app icon?

2) I have a task called YourPhone.exe running which in Windows 10 did have a icon in the system tray, is there supposed to be one for Windows 11?
 

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1) Not in this build by default - but I haven't looked to see if we can already enable it or not.

2) You have to pin it. If you actually set it up to connect to your Android or iPhone (which I did for my Pixel4XL) it then gives you the option to pin while setting it up, but you can also pin it yourself manually at any time.
 

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1) Not in this build by default - but I haven't looked to see if we can already enable it or not.

2) You have to pin it. If you actually set it up to connect to your Android or iPhone (which I did for my Pixel4XL) it then gives you the option to pin while setting it up, but you can also pin it yourself manually at any time.
Thanks...
1) I can't seem to get the Meet Now to show up on the taskbar as on even though it's listed as something I can turn on/off.
2) Is that process supposed to even run in the background even when you don't have it connected to the phone though because I think with Windows 10, it did show a icon in the system tray while the background process was running.
 

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I have a question, I upgraded to Windows 11 Preview from Windows 10 Home 21H2 and I noticed the following:

1) I no longer have a Meet Now icon in the system tray even though I do have Skype installed. I read at Windows 11 ships with new 'Chat' app powered by Microsoft Teams that there is supposed to be a Chat app icon on the System Tray for Windows 11 that replaced Skype. Does anyone have the Chat app icon?

2) I have a task called YourPhone.exe running which in Windows 10 did have a icon in the system tray, is there supposed to be one for Windows 11?
You might want to check this thread out, Almighty.

 

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Thanks @Wynona for taking the time to reply! Didn't need to check since I noticed early yesterday even in 22000.71, I had a Teams icon in system tray and a Chat icon pinned to the left task bar.
 

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