Windows 10 Recycle Bin Missing | How to Restore It

Because Windows 10 was a little bit corrupt, I decided to reboot my computer. I reset it and used the cloud download feature to completely reinstall it. Now that the Recycle Bin is removed, I can't reach it. How to restore the disappeared Windows 10 Recycle Bin?

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Dany· Answered on Feb 27, 2023

You will have many choices to fix Windows 10 Recycle Bin missing issue. Follow the tutorials and get back your Recycle Bin.

1. You can restore the Windows Recycle Bin icon again. On your desktop, right-click anywhere and choose the Customize menu item. Then, click the Desktop icon settings under Related Settings after switching to the Themes page. Make sure Recycle Bin is checked in the box, then click Apply and OK.

2. Try to access the Recycle Bin with File Explorer. Open the Control Panel and click Appearance and Personalization. And then, you should allow the Windows OS to show hidden files and folders, do not hide the system files. Then you should find a folder called $Recycle.bin and double-click the icon to access the Recycle Bin.

3. Use the Run Command dialog to access the Recycle Bin. Open the Run command dialog box by pressing the Windows key + R. Press Enter after entering shell: RecycleBinFolder in the search box. Instead, enter after typing shell: RecycleBinFolder.

4. Maybe you can find the Recycle Bin from the Address Bar of File Explorer. In the Windows search box, enter File Explorer and click on the best match. Click the right-pointing arrow that is located to the far left of the address bar in the File Explorer window. Now, a downward-pointing arrow with a few menu choices ought to be shown. Choose the Recycling Bin option from the menu.

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