How to restore missing language bar in Windows 8.1

Windows 8/8.1 brought ocassionally occurring issue with missing language bar for switching keyboards in notification area. On the Internet you can find a lot of procedures how to restore it, but no one was working for me, so I found another one and here it is. 🙂

a. Click on the arrow (1.) in notification area and click on customize (2.)


b. Click on Turn system icons on or off (3.)


c. Enable Input indicator (4.) and click on OK


d. Language bar will appear again in notification area