Windows 10: Recycle Bin keeps disappearing from desktop

Discus and support Recycle Bin keeps disappearing from desktop in Microsoft Windows 10 Store to solve the problem; Since the last update every time I turn on my system the recycle bin disappears and I have to reinstall it. Today I have spent 30 minutes trying to get... Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows 10 Store' started by Reblacklaf, Oct 17, 2020.

  1. Recycle Bin keeps disappearing from desktop


    Since the last update every time I turn on my system the recycle bin disappears and I have to reinstall it. Today I have spent 30 minutes trying to get it reinstalled to the desktop but am not able to resurrect it.


    Randall Black

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    Reblacklaf, Oct 17, 2020
    #1
  2. Jan Del Win User

    recycle bin

    Hi George,

    To prevent your files from being deleted from the Recycle Bin, we suggest increasing the maximum file size your Recycle Bin can keep by following the steps below:

    • Right click on the Recycle Bin icon.
    • Under the Settings for selected location, select Custom size.
    • Fill up the box for your allotted maximum file size for your Recycle Bin.
    Let us know if you need further assistance.
     
    Jan Del, Oct 17, 2020
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  3. Recycle Bin disappeared

    Hi,



    I realize the inconvenience you are experiencing with recovering your accidentally deleted pictures as Recycle Bin has disappeared. I will certainly help you with the issue.



    I suggest you to follow the instructions provided below and check if it helps.

    Step 1:

    • Open File Explorer.
    • Go to click View option.
    • Double click on Options, on the top right windows
    • Go to View tab.
    • Check on "Show hidden files, folders and drives ".
    • And uncheck on "Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)".
    • Click on Apply and
      OK
      button.
    Step 2:

    • Now, go back to File Explorer.
    • Click on This PC, from right hand side panel.
    • Double click on C drive.
    • Right click on $Recycle.Bin
    • Select Send to option.
    • Click on Desktop (create shortcut).
    The recycle bin shortcut shall be created on the desktop.

    Note: Check on "Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)" by follow step 1.



    Hope this information helps.



    Please get back to us with an update on the issue, we will be happy to help.
     
    Ankit Rajput, Oct 17, 2020
    #3
  4. Recycle Bin keeps disappearing from desktop

    Lost Recycle Bin in Windows 10

    Hello,

    We highly suggest to follow the steps below:

    • Click the Start button , type desktop icons into the search box, and then click Show or hide common icons on the desktop.
    • In the Desktop Icon Settings dialog box, do one of the following: To hide the Recycle Bin, clear the Recycle Bin check box. ...
    • Click OK.

    Let us know how it goes.
     
    Trixie Mop, Oct 17, 2020
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