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How do I get an Icon to my program on to the windows taskbar?
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nileq,

Set the icon for your application in the Project|Options|Application tab. This will automatically be used as the icon for your application in the windows task bar.

Cheers,

Raymond.
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Sorry I might not have explained my question enough.
What I wonna do is:
Not simply to change the icon of my program but to get my Icon registerd on the Taskbar next to where the time is shown.
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Get this TCoolTray Icon component, free with source, from Torry's Delphi pages.
http://www.torry.ru/vcl/system/trayicon.zip
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Hi nileq,

If I understand your question correctly , then you want to add your icon in the system tray... correct?

Well, there are some components which can this for you very easely :

 Like RxTrayIcon of Freeware RxLib

 http://rx.demo.ru/

 (besides, very good library!)

but in fact it isn't that difficult to do...
I can give you an explenation, but I know a very good one (better then I could), so I direct you to there :

http://www.delumpa.com/tips/apps/apps3.htm

Regards, Zif.
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hey Blackman, again, you were quicker then me :-). see ya!
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Thanks Blackman. That's what i wonted :)
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