- Right-click an empty area of the taskbar or the Start button and select 'properties.
- Click the Taskbar tab.
- Uncheck the 'Group similar taskbar buttons' option.
- Press the OK button
Tuesday, July 26, 2005
Prevent Automatic Program Grouping in the Taskbar
In XP, similar windows and programs will automatically be grouped together into a single icon in the taskbar. If you don't like this behaviour, you can turn it off pretty easily.