When you have a lot of open Windows on your computer, it can sometimes be a hassle to get to the recycle bin. You can use the fast tip in your taskbar to build a completely functioning recycle bin. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to get a fully enabled recycle bin in the Windows 10 taskbar.

Get a fully enabled recycle bin in the Windows 10 taskbar

To get a fully enabled recycle bin in the Windows 10 taskbar, follow this procedure step by step.

Right-click on the taskbar and the following menu will pop up.

Navigate through Toolbar -> New toolbar option as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you click the New toolbar option, the following dialogue box will appear.

Now paste the following path into the navigation bar.

%appdata%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch

Then click the Select Folder button as highlighted in the above image. As you click the Select Folder button, your taskbar will show an icon as follows.

Right click on the double vertical line and the following menu will popup.

Uncheck the Show Text and Show title options as highlighted in the above image. Then click the View option as the following image is showing.

Now choose the Large Icons or Small Icons option as you want to see the icons on your taskbar. Now drag the Recycle bin from the desktop to the toolbar as the following image is showing.

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Now drop the Recycle bin icon and you will be having the Recycle bin on to your taskbar as the following image is showing.

Now if a lot of windows are open on your computer, you can access the Recycle bin from your taskbar easily.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to get a fully enabled recycle bin in the Windows 10 taskbar.

How to get a fully enabled Recycle bin in the Windows 10 taskbar
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

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