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NotifyIcon in SysTray won't go away after program is closed unless you move your cursor over it

I have an app that has a NotifyIcon in the system tray.  When I close the program by a button tied to the End command, my app closes but the Icon stays in the system tray until I move my mouse over the system tray.  
Is there any way to clear the Icon out of the system tray when the app is closed?
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jettman26
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wyoung76Commented:
You could use the Form.Closing event in your main form.  In it, you could hide the NotifyIcon so that it disappears before the application closes.
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jettman26Author Commented:
I tried the following but it didn't work.

Private Sub Form1_Closed(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Closed
        NotifyIcon1.Visible = False
    End Sub
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jettman26Author Commented:
I got it to work.  I was setting the NotifyIcon1.Visible property in the wrong spot.
Thanks
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