How to hide or show Recycle Bin on the desktop in windows 7

May 18th, 2009

In windows 7,The Recycle Bin usually appears on the desktop. If you don’t see the Recycle Bin, don’t panic—it might just be hidden.

To show or hide the Recycle Bin on the desktop

  1. Click the Start button , type desktop icons into the search box, and then click Show or hide common icons on the desktop.

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2.In the Desktop Icon Settings dialog box, do one of the following:

  • To hide the Recycle Bin, clear the Recycle Bin check box.

  • To show the Recycle Bin, select the Recycle Bin check box.

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3.Click OK.You done the jobs,good lucks!

Tips:You also can right-click  your  desktop ,then select Personalize,then click Change desktop icons to do it.

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3 Responses to “How to hide or show Recycle Bin on the desktop in windows 7”

  1. JMK says:

    Thanks for this useful tip,it works

  2. Tahir says:

    Thanks for this tip it was so useful.

  3. VV says:

    thanks! its so easy! And other stupid forums were asking to run scripts, edit registry, etc.

    Your tip was great! Thanks once again!
    PEACE

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