External HDD shows contents in recycle bin Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Toshiba Storage Last response: August 5, 2011 3:49 PM in Storage Share brickman August 3, 2011 11:08:09 PM 1st time I noticed my recycle bin shows all the contents of my Toshiba 320GB external hard drive when I have it plugged into my PC. Why it does that and how can I fix it from doing that? Im like WTF. The last thing I need is my projects and backups gone forever. Help More about : external hdd shows contents recycle bin | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove brickman August 5, 2011 3:49:41 PM Ok it doesn't do it anymore, must of been a bug. Sorry about that | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>External HDD shows contents in recycle bin> Related ressources: ForumRecycle Bin items on HDD in hidden folders but not in Recycle Bin . ForumMy recycle bin is empty still it doesnot show anything in it but when i ask to e ForumRecycle Bin - Cannot See Contents Forumempty recycle bin looks like it has contents ForumExternal HDD Virus? No files visible, but capacity nearly full. ForumRecycle bin not showing deleted items ForumRecycle Bin on External Hard Drive ForumCan't see files in external HDD and they're not hidden! ForumJUST DELETED IMPORTANT FOLDER FROM RECYCLE BIN , HOW DO I RECOVER? ForumMaxtor external hdd now shows up as local drive says working properly but does n ForumRecycle Bin Error-"Cannot delete file; cannot read from th.. ForumRecycle Bin ForumUsing mklink for recycle bin ForumCannot delete file: Cannot read from the source file or disk in recycle bin ForumChanging maximum size of recycle bin ForumIs it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? ForumSSD and HDD combo suggestions? ForumPC stops at "Starting Windows" - HDD Failure? ForumData lost, cant write to new external drive ForumServer workstation - need SSD to replace HDD Raid 0 - Sata 2 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !