Recycle Bin

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by jason2slow, Oct 2, 2003.

  1. jason2slow

    jason2slow Guest

    how do you make the recycle bin on the desktop go away? i want to use y dock and no icons but i dunno how to get rid of the recycle bin
  2. Petros

    Petros Thief IV

    Pacific Northwest
    I guess you could make a transparent icon and name it a space.
  3. prinsipe

    prinsipe Not Too eXPerienced

    right click on your desktop>arrange icons by>uncheck show desktop icon
  4. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    Or to remove it goto Display Properties, select the Desktop Tab and click the "Customize Desktop" button and your option is there.
  5. jason2slow

    jason2slow Guest

    thanks prinsipe
  6. cpugeniusmv

    cpugeniusmv Computer Genius

  7. Brad

    Brad Moderator Political User Folding Team

    Cary, NC
    or if you have xp pro, hit windows key + r and them type gpedit.msc .
    click the administrative templates under user configuratinon and then click on the word desktop. in the right pane look for "Remove Recycle Bin icon from desktop". right click on that and then go to enable. click ok, exit out of Group Policy editor. right click on the desktop and go to "refresh"
    badda-bing badda-boom.