Question by  Shirota (30)

What are the properties for a recycle bin in XP?

I think I deleted my recycle bin in xp.


Answer by  radualex90 (236)

You can't delete the recycle bin in XP. You just deleted the icon of the recycle bin.You can put it back very easy.


Answer by  BigD103 (548)

If you beleive you have deleted the Icon the fix requires editing the registery. It is best to seach Microsoft website for "How do I make the Recycle Bin appear on my desktop in Windows XP?" and click the "Fix It For Me" Link.


Answer by  MarvinFVicarme (132)

If recycle bin is not on your desktop, you can see it on "go to my computer and click the drop down box". And if still not there, try "right click on the desktop area, select properties, click desktop tab, click customize button, click restore default and restart your computer.


Answer by  mahes (32209)

Deleting the Recycle Bin and then restarting Windows, which will re-create and restore its functionality. Restart the computer and delete the recycle bin by pressing F8 at the WinXP Startup menu, and then select Safe Mode with Command Prompt. Navigate to the correct drive prompt (ie C or D). Type the following commands, pressing Enter after each line:


Answer by  AvrilBey (474)

You can't delete the recycle bin, you may have just deleted the Desktop icon for it. There should be another icon in either "My Computer" or "Control Panel".

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