After ArchBand updates/upgrades and reboot, I have ended up with two systray applets for network. They both show the same think and they both work. As I log in they both appear in systray, both show animation of connecting to wireless. If you have same problem then to this.
Click on your desktop right mouse button, then select Preferences ->OpenBox Config ->Edit autostart
In the first line you should see (sleep 3 && /usr/bin/nm-applet –sm-disable) &
Simply delete that line, or if you are careful cut it ant past in into some text file on your desktop, if you afraid that you might end up with not network at all. Save the first text file you opened ant then reboot to test it.