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Rename Recycle Bin

Posted on 2003-11-14
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Hello,

How can I rename the Recycle Bin Icon on the desktop
"Recycle Bin" sounds sounds pants "Trash Can" now thats better =)

Thanks in adv
Karamja
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The recycle bin is the file recycler in the root of your system disk drive.

You may be able to change the name by enumerating the desktop icons and setting the windowtext .

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Have a look at http://www.annoyances.org/exec/show/article02-010 . Basically it's a registry change.

Geoff M.
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Why would you want to rename recycle bin. You will probably stuff up apps that reference the file path and name. Be careful.
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Simply search the registry for "Recycle Bin". I think it occurs twice.
Change the registry keys by hand or with a Delphi program.
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