Recycle Bin Icon removal Tags: Configuration Desktops Windows 7 Last response: August 3, 2010 1:21 AM in Windows 7 Share scroll August 1, 2010 8:14:10 PM How can can I remove the Recycle Bin Icon from the desktop? More about : recycle bin icon removal cogNETive August 2, 2010 2:29:59 AM Right click the desktop and select "Personalize". then click "Change Desktop Icons", deselect the recycle bin icon and your done. bmathews August 2, 2010 10:34:13 PM To show or hide the Recycle Bin on the desktop 1. Open Personalization by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Appearance and Personalization, and then clicking Personalization. 2. In the left pane, click Change desktop icons, and then do one of the following: * To remove the Recycle Bin from the desktop, clear the Recycle Bin check box. * To display the Recycle Bin on the desktop, select the Recycle Bin check box. 3. Click OK. I hope this helps! Brett M, Windows Outreach Team Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer scroll August 3, 2010 1:21:29 AM Thanks guys. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLeft click on desktop icon sends icon to recycle bin Forumrecycle bin icon question ForumGPO how to remove Recycle bin ForumNeed Help removing my computer and recycle bin Please help! ForumProblem With Recycle Bin ForumCan't Delete Files From Recycle Bin on D: Drive ForumHow to make recycle bin invisible ForumHow to hide empty recycle bin windows 7 ForumRecycle Bin Error-"Cannot delete file; cannot read from th.. ForumRecycle Bin Forumcan you delete the recycle bin ? ForumRecycle Bin ForumIncreasing size of recycle bin ForumChanging maximum size of recycle bin ForumRestore recycle bin on desktop Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumNo icon when windows mail installed ForumShow Desktop Icon not working Forum"recycle bin corrupt" ForumWind7 Taskbar Preview Icon More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !