I accidentally deleted my Recycle Bin. How can I restore it?

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 clickingPersonalization.
  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 Bincheck box.
    • To display the Recycle Bin on the desktop, select the Recycle Bincheck box.
  3. Click OK.