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Deleted Icons from Public\Desktop not found in Recycled Bin

Posted on 2015-01-14
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Hi,
 
 I am using Windows 7. When each new user account is created, it copes all those icons (from C:\Uses\Public\Desktop) to the new user desktop.
 So I went to C:\Uses\Public\Desktop, selected all icons there and deleted them.
 However when I wanted to restore some of them from Recycled Bin, I can't find any of the deleted icons from C:\Uses\Public\Desktop.

 How can I restore what I deleted? I thought whatever you delete on local computer/drive stays in the Recycled Bin.
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Unless you "shift-delete" them...that bypasses the recycle bin. Also, recycle bins are user specific...are you checking the recycle bin while logged in as the same useraccount that was used to delete them?
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That is a strange part. I did not hold down "Shift" key and I logged in as same account that I used to delete public desktop icons.
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