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Systray.exe is a tool for system taskbar notifications. The taskbarprovides a location for programs and hardware devices to display icons.For example, if your computer supports advanced power management (APM),a Battery Meter icon may be displayed on the taskbar.
The following icons provided by Systray.exe may be displayed on the taskbar:
PC Card Status
Other parts of the system may provide additional taskbar icons, forexample:
Windows Explorer provides the printer status icon
Microsoft Exchange or Microsoft Outlook provides the mail status icon
The Accessibility status indicator program (Accstat.exe) displays keyboard accessibility icons
Microsoft Fax adds the Fax Rendering and Fax Status icons