Removal of Weather Info on Taskbar& New Version 21H2 from Windows 10 OS.

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Dear Sir,

  This is Gavin. Using Windows 10 OS, Version: 21H2 (OS Build: 19042.649). Today (29 April, 2021) i received Windows 10, Version 20H2 Update i.e KB5001391. 


With New update i received Weather / News / Interests on Taskbar. I would like to know can i remove or hide this from Taskbar. Please give me tips on that.

Also would like to know when will Windows 10 OS "Version: 21H2" Version be available for use. I want to Download & use Version :21H2" in My Laptop. Please give me tips on this as well.

Thanks & Regards,



Hi GavinMathos, my name is Felipe Lucas, Independent Advisor and Microsoft Windows user like you.
I'll be happy to help you.

To remove the News and Interests Widget from Windows 10 Taskbar, right-click the Weather icon and go to News and interests > Turn off.

I hope this helps. If this answer was helpful, feel free to mark as solved. If you still have any doubts, please let me know.

Felipe Lucas
Independent Advisor

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Last updated September 20, 2021 Views 17,768 Applies to: