1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

No Recycle bin-icon on desktop

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by Erwtje69, Feb 17, 2003.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Erwtje69

    Erwtje69 Guest Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2003
    Messages:
    3
    Hello,hello,

    I have no recycle bin on my desktop with my windows95.How can a fix it???


    Erwtje69:(
     
  2. Deke40

    Deke40

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2002
    Messages:
    6,096
    It will take a Registry edit. In RegEdit navigate to HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Current Version\explorer\Desktop\NameSpace. Create a new key and name it {645FF040-5081-101B-9F08-00AA002F954E}. Then RIGHT click the new key and select Modify. Give the Default value of this key a string value of "Recycle Bin." Exit RegEdit, click once on the Desktop and hit F5 to Refresh. Your bin should be back. Registry editing is recommended for experienced users only. Improper editing can have serious consequences. Edited keys should first be exported as a precaution.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/119393

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice