This document is only about the Windows notification area aka Systray and does not have questions about the Windows Taskbar. If you were to End Task Systray or stopping the process it could would cause problems for any programs including Windows that need it running.
This program is very small and should not cause any issues with any other software on your computer.
Replacing your windows operating system may be a typical event that requires a complete driver bring up to date, that is most easily completed via a driver scanner.
Manually edit the complete plugin line and submit it manually.
If you are experiencing problems running Nex Star Observer List after the installation - particularly an error regarding ole32- your computer likely needs this DCOM upgrade from Microsoft.
The steps that follow show how to install VMware Tools in a Windows XP guest.
Some steps that are automated in newer versions of Windows must be performed manually in Windows 9x and Windows NT. When the guest operating system starts, select VM Install VMware Tools.
The Systray is located at the bottom right-hand-side of the screen and is next to the current time.