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Windows 7: How do I delete unwanted context menu items in the Recycle Bin

24 Oct 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
How do I delete unwanted context menu items in the Recycle Bin

Hi all...I am a brand new member and I have tried to look up all of the other threads on this site regarding how to delete unwanted context items that show up when right clicking the Recycle bin. I don't know how these items got there but I am nearly always clicking on them instead of emptying the recycle bin option.
I am using the Windows 7 Home addition and cannot use the tools available on Win 7 Pro. Is there any way I can do this? pretty frustrated at this point, but will not give up Windows 7 which I love. Please help if you can...Dan
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25 Oct 2015   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium

I'm not sure but is this what your looking for?

Recycle Bin Properties - Add or Remove
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25 Oct 2015   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Well you can disable them.

Before disabling:
How do I delete unwanted context menu items in the Recycle Bin-recyclebin1.jpg
After disabling:
How do I delete unwanted context menu items in the Recycle Bin-recyclebin2.jpg
The problem with that approach is that context menu entries will be disabled for all types of folder along with the recycle bin.

Disable using ShellMenuView:
How do I delete unwanted context menu items in the Recycle Bin-shellmenuview.jpg
Disable from within program options (if they exist)
How do I delete unwanted context menu items in the Recycle Bin-directory-printer.jpg
My personal preference: Don't touch the Recycle Bin and set it (for all drives) to delete files immediately.

Recycle Bin - Permanently Delete Items Automatically

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