Recycle bin stopped working.

  shortcircuit 21:58 25 Dec 2003
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Hi All
And Merry Christmas!

I have a problem. I fitted a new Seagate 120GB 7200 MB cache hard drive and set it to boot with o/s as master and my old 80 GB to act as slave. All went well with Disk wizard except now my Recycle bin don't seem to be working. If I delete something, it goes straight to Byte heaven and now i don't have the oportunity to reinstall. Whats gone wrong?

  VoG II 22:01 25 Dec 2003

Right click the bin and check the settings in Properties.

  shortcircuit 22:15 25 Dec 2003

Done that. If i press 'empty recycle bin' it asks me weather i want to permanently delete the 46 items? I can't see them!!

  hugh-265156 00:11 26 Dec 2003

try restarting windows and then have a look in the bin.

  shortcircuit 09:46 26 Dec 2003

I blew xp back over the top and rebooted and its now ok. Thanks all.

  CiderBob 19:59 09 Aug 2004

I got norton protected recycle bin and when I right click it, nothing works everythimg freezes and I gotto re boot to get anything working..........I did a virus checker but nothing there and I did a norton win doctor and apart from some active x problems, that it fixed,,,nothing.
Can anyone help???

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