If you have the big Windows icon for the upcoming Windows 10 upgrade in the lower right corner of your taskbar and want to get rid of the icon…
- Press CONTROL-ALT-DELETE to pull up the Task Manager
- Click on the PROCESSES tab
- Highlight GWX.EXE and press the END PROCESS button.
- If you have GWXUX.EXE in the process list, highlight that as well and press the END PROCESS button.
- Close Task Manager
Dear Microsoft : In the future, add a simple right-click EXIT or REMIND ME LATER option. People didn’t take too well to forced U2 albums, and I expect this wont go over any better.