XP Pro Recycle oddity...

By Brooke Babineau
Oct 24, 2006
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  1. My XP Pro recycle bin, automatically deletes everything.

    Yes, I checked the properties to ensure that the box for one-step deletion was unchecked, so it should act properly as an interim storage dump until called upon to completely delete.

    I have developed a work-around, though it is a little cumbersome: I can drag-and-drop directly to the bin from a list window and it will save the file or folder. Otherwise, it's gone.

    Any suggestions would be really appreciated.

    Thanks,

    Cre8tve1
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso Newcomer, in training Posts: 25,948   +19

    I don`t know if this`ll help but it might. Look HERE.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. Brooke Babineau

    Brooke Babineau Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    This may help...?

    Thanks for the suggestions, Howard. They weren't really applicable to the anomaly I'm experiencing, and I do thank you for your kind assistance.
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso Newcomer, in training Posts: 25,948   +19

    Ok, let`s see if this helps at all. Go HERE and read the instructions at the top of the page. Scroll down the page to #64 and click in the righthand side column.

    Regards Howard :)
  5. Brooke Babineau

    Brooke Babineau Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Thanks, Howard, I'll give it a try, and let you know how it went.

    Brooke
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