How To Minimize Media Player in Taskbar

by on March 16th, 2009


Easily control your Windows Media Player by adding it to your Windows toolbars. To do this follow the below steps.

  • Right-click on a blank portion of the Windows taskbar near right bottom corner.
  • Click Toolbars and choose Windows Media Player.
  • Now any time the Windows Media Player is open and minimized you will have a small player on the Windows toolbar.

2 Reviews

  1. gabe says:

    very helpful! you rock!!!!

  2. Kieran Rayworth says:

    I was reading your post about hiding Windows Media Player when minimized. Is there another way that I can do this? We have Group Policy enabled and can’t access the contents of the start menu and task bar. Would I be able to do this in the options of Windows Media Player?