Questions about the System-tray that is displayed as a small bar across the top of the screen in Portrait mode.

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Is the Wi-Fi symbol always supposed to have “full connection”

The symbol in the top bar always shows the 4 bars, when WIFI is activated. Is this normal, or should it (as on iPhone) represent the WIFI strength?
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How do I explicitly dismiss a toast notification without having to wait for it to disappear on its own?

On Windows Phone when events of interest happen on the phone such as finding a nearby Wi-Fi network when your disconnected, a new text message arrives or an app wants to let you know something ...
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How can I force the system tray/clock to show in Internet Explorer?

Internet Explorer hides the clock, forcing me to jump out of the application in order to see what the time is. Is there a way to force the clock (and other icons to show) while browsing?
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How can I show tray hidden icons (such as data connection)?

When not contextually relevant (ie. after a WiFi connection), the tray icons at the top of the screen disappear. How can I force them to appear so that I can check (for example) my connection ...