Taskbar now less useful


FrankS

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On Windows 10 when an application is running it's icon on the taskbar expands, clearly indicating that the app is running.
However, on Windows 11 this has changed & now the only indication that the app is running is a tiny, hardly visible underline on the app's taskbar icon.
Is it possible to change this back to the Windows 10 style?
 
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Windows 11 Home. Version 21h2

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Edwin

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Is it possible to change this back to the Windows 10 style?
It is, but, it's probably gonna take some 3rd party software to do it.
 

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Is it possible to change this back to the Windows 10 style?
Have a look at ExplorerPatcher to name but one, many others are about
 

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StartAllBack fixes all those quirks for me.

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