Remove the Bluetooth icon from the desktop

October 2016


Is it possible to remove the Bluetooth icon from the desktop?


  • 1. Right-click on the desktop -"Properties".
  • 2. In the "Desktop" tab "Customize Desktop".
  • 3. Then click on "Clean Desktop Now" then Next.
  • 4. In the list check "My Bluetooth Places" and uncheck the rest then Next then Finish.
  • 5. The icon is now in a folder called "Unused Desktop Shortcuts" and you can delete it!.

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