Add “Empty Recycle Bin” Option to the Mouse right click menu.

Filed in Others, Tips & Tricks by on March 31, 2012 0 Comments

Our deleted file comes to recycle bin by default. We are to delete that file again form recycle bin if we want to  delete permanently. Generally we right click on recycle bin then “Empty Recycle Bin” to do that. Form now you don’t have to click on Recycle Bin, you will get “Empty Recycle Bin” right click of anywhere.empty recycle bin


How to do?

  • Open Notepad
  • Copy the Code below and Paste on Notepad.


Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00


@=”Empty Recycle Bin”

 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\*\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\Empty RecycleBin]


 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\Background\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\EmptyRecycle Bin]


 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\EmptyRecycle Bin]


 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shellex\ContextMenuHandlers\EmptyRecycle Bin]




  • Save that text file to the desktop with .reg (dot reg) extension like empty.reg or something else. You will get an icon on desktop as like below.


  • Double click on it.
  • You will asked for conformation, click on Yes button, you will get conformation notification again. Click on OK button & enjoy the tricks.

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