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Windows 7: Recycle bin question

17 Sep 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
Recycle bin question

Hi everyone. I am not sure whether this question is going sound dumb or what. Nevertheless , I will still ask.

Is it possible to remove the Recycle Bin icon from the desktop , and pin it to the taskbar instead ?


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17 Sep 2009   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Have a look this tutorial, at the link below.

Recycle Bin - Pin to Taskbar
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17 Sep 2009   #3



damn you bfk.. rofl
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17 Sep 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit

Thanks everyone !
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17 Sep 2009   #5

Win 8 Release candidate 8400

what are we practicing for inflow!
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17 Sep 2009   #6
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1

..or i prefered to put it in my explorer favourites, to avoid cluttering my taskbar with rubbish (or trash for our western friends)...

of course, it's up to you...

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