Show again Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10
These some methods to show again Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10. Let’s follow up the methods:
Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10 (method 1)
a. Press Windows key + W, type Devices and Printers in the search box.
b. Select Devices and Printer from the list.
c. Right-click on the device icon of the computer name and select “Bluetooth Device.”
d. In “Bluetooth Settings” window, check “Show the Bluetooth icon in the notification area”, and then click “OK.”
e. If the Bluetooth icon is still not found in the notification area, reinstall Bluetooth drivers and check.
Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10 (method 2)
Run the Hardware and devices troubleshooter to troubleshoot the device:
a. Press Windows key to launch the Start screen.
b. Type “Troubleshooting” without quotes and click on Troubleshooting.
c. In the new window, click View all on the left pane.
d. In the list of options, click on Hardware and devices.
e. Click Next and follow the on-screen instructions.
Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10 (method 3)
Start the Bluetooth service and set it to Automatic:
a. Press Windows key + R on the keyboard.
b. Type “Services.msc” without quotes and press Enter.
c. Right click on Bluetooth support service and click on Properties.
d. Set the Startup type as Automatic and then click Start under Service status.
e. Click on OK.
Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10 (method 4)
Uninstall the Bluetooth driver from the device manager.
a. Press Windows key +X key when you are at desktop.
b. Select Device Manager.
c. Find and double-click Bluetooth driver from the left panel to uninstall
d. Right-click the device, and click Uninstall.
e. Windows will prompt you to confirm the device’s removal. Click OK to remove the driver.
f. After the uninstallation is complete, reboot your computer as soon as possible.
Bluetooth icon missing in Windows 10 (method 5)
Install the latest driver in compatibility mode.
a. Download the latest display adaptor driver from the manufacturer’s website.
b. Right-click on the setup file and click on “Properties”.
c. Click on the ‘compatibility’ tab and check the box “Run this program in compatibility mode” and select previous Operating System from the drop down.
d. Click on ‘Apply’ and click ‘OK’ and run the file to install it.