W95 Recycle Bin Frozen?

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by Phil, Oct 22, 2003.

  1. Phil

    Phil Guest

    Anyone know how to fix a problem with the recycle bin not responding
    when double clicked on? Have to go to Ctl ,Alt , Delete to unlock
    frozen screen, but can not empthy trash? Any help will be appreciated.
    Thank you.
     
    Phil, Oct 22, 2003
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    dave Guest

    boot in dos and type from the c: prompt type deltre recycled
     
    dave, Oct 22, 2003
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  3. Phil

    °Mike° Guest

    Boot into DOS - keep pressing the F8 key at bootup,
    until you get the DOS menu. Choose 'Command Prompt
    Only'. At the prompt type:

    smartdrv
    deltree /y c:\recycled

    This will delete your recycle bin, which will be rebuilt when
    you boot back into Windows.
     
    °Mike°, Oct 22, 2003
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    Shep© Guest

    Shep©, Oct 22, 2003
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  5. Phil

    Phil Guest

    Thank you very much, it worked. :)



     
    Phil, Oct 23, 2003
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  6. Phil

    Phil Guest

    Thank you it worked fine...

     
    Phil, Oct 23, 2003
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    Shep© Guest

    Shep©, Oct 23, 2003
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