How to remove the search bar from the taskbar in Windows 10

This tutorial will show you step by step how to remove the search bar (box) from the taskbar in Windows 10.

1. Right-click on the search box or right-click on an empty space on the Windows taskbar.

2. Move your mouse cursor (pointer) to Search or Cortana (older versions).

3. Click on Show search icon or click on Hidden if you don't want a search option in the taskbar at all.

How to remove the search bar from the taskbar in Windows 10

Note: If you choose the Hidden option, then you can still use the Windows 10 search option by right-clicking on the Windows start menu button and then click on Search.


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