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HOW TO REMOVE RECYCLE BIN from desktop in window xp n ol

To remove Recycle Bin from the desktop:

  • Run REGEDIT.
  • Find NAMESPACE key in left pane (HKEY_Local_Macine \ Software \ Microsoft \ Windows \ Current Version \ Explorer \ Desktop \ Namespace)
  • Expand NAMESPACE (click '+' box)
  • Delete the value RECYCLE BIN in right pane.
Note: Be careful while editing registries it can cause serious damage to your system.

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how to remove recycle bin from hp mini desktop


How to remove Recycle Bin Icon from Desktop
If using XP Pro
Go to START > RUN
Type GPEDIT.MSC
Navagate to USER CONFIGURATION >ADMINISTRATIVE TEMPLATES >Click on DESKTOP,
On the right hand pane find " Remove Recycle Bin icon on the desktop " , double left click on it to ENABLE it.

If using XP Home
Either use TweakUI or make the change manually in the registry.
Create or modify the following registry entry
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\HideDesktopIcons\NewStartPanel
{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}
REG_DWORD
0x00000001

Vista or Win7
Start> control panel > Personalization > on the left hand side choose "change desktop icons" and uncheck recycle bin and hit ok.

Mar 09, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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Below you will find three methods of restoring your Recycle Bin to your desktop: Method #1:
  1. Right-click an empty area of your desktop
  2. Select Properties
  3. Click the Desktop tab
  4. Click the Customize button
  5. Click Restore Default
  6. Exit all windows and restart your computer
Method #2:
Note: Be sure to make a backup copy of your registry prior to making any changes.
Go to Start>> Run. Type in: regedit [Enter]
Navigate to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Desktop\NameSpace
Hold the mouse on NameSpace and right-click once. From the resulting menu, select Edit>> New>> Key
Copy and Paste the following Key code (including the brackets):
{645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}
Press Enter on your keyboard, exit the registry editor and restart your system.
Method#3:
Download this registry fix to repair or replace the recycle bin:

Dec 06, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

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i cant find my recycle bin


hello,

Please try right click on the desktop and then properties, click desktop tab and customize desktop. then click restore default setting. this will resolve the issue. however if the same happen then you have to repair the windows installation.

melnavz

Oct 19, 2008 | Gateway Computers & Internet

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