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Windows 7: Deleted files not going to Recycle Bin. Pls advice.

21 Nov 2014   #21

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit


"Recycle Bin is located in a hidden directory named \$Recycle.Bin\%SID%, where %SID% is the SID of the user that performed the deletion"

Recycle Bin Forensics in Windows 7 and Vista

That is what you see in the second WinRAR screenshot in my post No. 10.(reproduced below)

Deleted files not going to Recycle Bin. Pls advice.-b18-11-2014-23-28-07.jpg

( With WinRAR, one can see even Super hidden files. Super hidden files are those which won't show up even after the normal "Unhide" operation performed in Folder Options > View. "Show hidden files, folders,or drives" "(Un)Hide protected operating system files")

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