--- a/src/icon_group.c
+++ b/src/icon_group.c
@@ -66,7 +66,6 @@
     
     group->add_icon = add_h_rox_panel_icon;
     group->plug = gtk_plug_new(xid);
-    gtk_widget_show(group->plug);
     g_signal_connect(group->plug, "destroy", G_CALLBACK(gtk_main_quit), NULL);
     if (rox_panel_info_get_orientation(group->plug) == GTK_ORIENTATION_VERTICAL)
         group->box = gtk_vbox_new(FALSE, 0);