Files Do Not Show Up in Recycle Bin When Deleted
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When you delete a file, it may not appear in the Windows NT Recycle Bin.You may also receive an error message if you double-click on the RecycleBin.
By design, files deleted by network clients never go into the Recycle Bin,so make sure the files in question were deleted locally.
Permissions on the C:\Recycled directory may be too restrictive.
Administrators should have ownership of the Recycled directory. Totake ownership of the directory, perform the following:
Log on as Administrator. Using Windows Explorer, locate the directory and select Properties/Ownership. Use the option to Take Ownership of the directory. Restore default permissions to the directory with the permissions option. Default permissions: Administrators Full Control Creator/Owner Full Control Everyone Change System Full Control
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Article ID: 168570 - Last Review: 12/04/2015 16:59:45 - Revision: 2.2
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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