If you have recently installed Windows 10 operating system or created a new user account on your PC, you might have noticed that the Recycle Bin icon is not available on Windows 10 desktop. By default, the Recycle Bin option does not remain available or visible on Windows 10 Desktop.
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If you’re one of those, who need the missing Recycle Bin icon on the Windows 11/10 desktop, this post will help you.
How to add the Recycle Bin icon on the desktop of Windows 10?
Either you have deleted the Recycle Bin from the desktop, or it is missing after the installation of Windows 10, do the following to restore the Recycle Bin on the desktop:-
Step 1. Right-click on the free space of the Windows 10 desktop and select
Step 2. Click on
Step 3. Under the Related settings section, click the
Step 4. A desktop Icon Settings window will open.
Step 5. Check the
Step 6. Click
Step 7. Click
Once you complete the above steps, Recycle Bin icon will reflect immediately on the desktop of Windows 11/10 PC.
Gentle Reminder: If you wish, you can enable the icons of This PC, User’s Profiles, Control Panel, and Network by checking the checkbox on step 4 above.