How to Unpin or Pin Apps to Taskbar or Start Menu in Windows 11/10

Unpin or Pin Apps to Taskbar or Start Menu: Pinning frequently used icons like files, folders or apps to the taskbar or start menu makes them easier for us to access. Likewise, apps that are not used frequently can also be easily deleted. Let’s see how to pin or unpin them to/from the taskbar or start menu in different ways!

Unpin or Pin Apps to Taskbar or Start Menu in Windows 11

How to pin apps to start menu or taskbar

  1. Click on the Start menu (Windows icon)
  2. Then search for any app that you want to pin to the taskbar or stat menu
  3. Now right-click on any app
  4. Lastly, select Pin to start or Pint to Pint to taskbar
Pin any app to start menu or taskbar
Pin any app to start menu or taskbar

Unpin Icon from start menu

  1. Click on the Start menu (Windows icon)
  2. Right-click on any icon that you want to remove
  3. Then select Unpin from start
Unpin icon from start menu in Window 11
Unpin icon from start menu in Window 11

Unpin icon from taskbar

  • Right-click on any icon which is on the taskbar
  • Then select Unpin from taskbar
Unpin icon from taskbar in Windows 11
Unpin icon from taskbar in Windows 11

Pin Open Icons to Taskbar

  • Make sure any item open (active)
  • Right-click on the active item
  • Then select Pin to taskbar
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Pin to start menu or taskbar from recommended icons

  • Click on the Start menu (Windows icon)
  • Under Recommended, right-click any icon
  • Now select Pin to task bar or Pin to start menu
Pin to start or taskbar from remanded apps
Pin to start or taskbar from remanded apps

Pin or Unpin item to taskbar

Pin apps to taskbar:

  • Click and hold down on any item on the desktop and drag and drop it to the Taskbar in Windows 10
Drag any icon from desktop and drop it to the taskbar
Drag any icon from desktop and drop it to the taskbar

Pin active item to the taskbar:

  • Make sure any item open (active)
  • Right-click on the active item
  • Then select Pin to taskbar
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Unpin icons from taskbar in Windows 10

  • You can also pin apps to the taskbar
  • Right-click on any icon which is on the taskbar
  • Then select Unpin from taskbar
Unpin from taskbar in Windows 10
Unpin from taskbar in Windows 10

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