How to pin "Recycle Bin" to taskbar?

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by aero601068, Jan 11, 2011.

  1. aero601068

    aero601068 MDL Novice

    Jan 3, 2011
    1.Right click on a empty space for the desktop and click on New and Shortcut.

    2. For the location, type %SystemRoot%\explorer.exe shell:RecycleBinFolder and mouse click on the Next button.

    3. For the name, type Recycle Bin and select the Finish button.

    4. Right click on the new Recycle Bin shortcut on the desktop and click with Properties.

    5. Under the Shortcut tab, click around the Change Icon button.

    6. In the "Look for icons... " line, type %SystemRoot%\system32\imageres. dll and hit enter.

    7. Select the Recycle Bin icon and click OK.

    8. Click on OK

    9. Drag the brand new Recycle Bin shortcut upon the taskbar until you look at the Pin to Taskbar pop-up and drop it.

    10. The Recycle Bin is currently pinned to the taskbar.
  2. Tuga

    Tuga MDL Novice

    Aug 7, 2009
    Hi thanks for the guide but how to pin my computer to the task bar?
  3. timesurfer

    timesurfer MDL Developer

    Nov 22, 2009
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