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hehe, i know this sound stupid, but you'll understand


i did the tweak found here. apparently, you can also delete the damn thing with this, which i did without noticing. the problem is, the recylce bin doesn't appear in the windows explorer anymore.

is there a way to get the recycle bin back, without reinstalling windows

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Check here >>> http://www.tweakxp.com/article36805.aspx
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Open up Tweak UI

Click on "Desktop" in the menu on the left.
Check on "recycle bin"
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dpg
That'll work too.. try Tweak UI first, so you don't have to mess in the registry
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Chozart
That'll work too.. try Tweak UI first, so you don't have to mess in the registry
Sorry about that , Anyway \\/


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 Disable it.
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No need to be sorry Your advice was good !
    
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i tried everything, and nothing works

i don't even see the recycle bin in tweakui

i did a screenshot to show you
    
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Try this:

http://www.techjunkeez.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=1655

It will adjust yuor registry.

One correction:

To hide or show the Recycle Bin icon using Folder Options, follow these steps:
1.In Windows Explorer, on the Tools menu, click Folder Options.
2.On the View tab, scroll all the way down and do the following:
- Select the Show Recycle Bin icon on the desktop check box to show the icon on your desktop.
- Clear the Show Recycle Bin icon on the desktop check box to remove the icon from your desktop.
    
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can you still delete stuff?
    
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Quote:
Try this:

http://www.techjunkeez.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=1655

It will adjust yuor registry.

One correction:

To hide or show the Recycle Bin icon using Folder Options, follow these steps:
1.In Windows Explorer, on the Tools menu, click Folder Options.
2.On the View tab, scroll all the way down and do the following:
- Select the Show Recycle Bin icon on the desktop check box to show the icon on your desktop.
- Clear the Show Recycle Bin icon on the desktop check box to remove the icon from your desktop.
man, i have one wacked up computer (damn tweak). i don't even see 'Show Recycle Bin icon on the desktop' where you told me to.

i think the problem is, i deleted the recycle bin, not just removed it
    
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