Microsoft adds a new Widget feature in the Windows 11. Windows 11 widget will show you news, weather, traffic, to-do-list and more. If you don’t want to see the Windows 11 Widget appeared on your taskbar. Then, you can read this article which tells you how to hide or remove Widgets from Windows 11 taskbar.
Widget is designed to easily access through the taskbar. You can customize the widget or arrange the widget based on your interests. However, some people don’t want the Windows Widget for they think that the Widget will take up the position of the desktop. Don’t worry, there are some easy ways to help users to hide, remove or disable Widgets from Windows 11 taskbar.
Method 1 Hide or Remove Widgets from Taskbar
This is the easiest way to hide or remove widgets from Windows 11 taskbar.
Just go to the taskbar, right-click on the Widget icon and then hit on Hide from taskbar. It’s done. Now you will not find the Widget icon on the taskbar.
Method 2 Hide or Remove Widgets via Settings
The other way to hide or remove Widgets from personalization settings.
1 Right-click an empty area on the taskbar and then click on Taskbar Settings
2 Then, you can turn off the switch next to Widgets on the popup window.
Method 3 Hide or Remove Widgets via CMD
1 Click on Start icon and then search for CMD, run as administrator.
2 Type command winget uninstall “windows web experience pack” and then execute this command.
3 Then, you receive a message “successfully uninstalled”, next right click on the widget icon on the taskbar and hit on Hide from taskbar. Note: Executing above command means to remove or delete the widget. If you don’t want to remove Widgets but just want to hide it, you are recommended to use the first and second methods.
These are the three methods to easily hide or remove Widgets from Windows 11 taskbar. It can help you quickly hide or remove Widgets from Windows 11 taskbar and free up more space for you.