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Recycle Bin

By kpbradley
Oct 24, 2007
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  1. I was just going to delete a shortcut and my recycle bin disappeared off the desktop. I am running Windows Vista Ultimate, any ideas?
  2. Po`Girl

    Po`Girl TS Rookie Posts: 668

    See HERE for the unedited version


    1.Right click the Vista Desktop

    2. Click on Personalize

    3. Select: 'Change desktop icons'

    4. At the Desktop Icon Settings, place a tick next to: 'Recycle Bin'.

    5. Now left click the full recycle bin icon and click change icon,

    6. Select the highlighted icon wich should be the full recycle bin icon.

    7. Do the same with the empty icon and change it back to the empty icon
    which should be the highlighted icon.

    8. Apply
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