Manage Your Recycle Bin Using RecycleBinEx

Himanshu Yadav

RecycleBinEx is an advanced Recycle Bin manager that lets you manage the files inside Recycle Bin. It can sort files according to the time of deletion and provides you an option to delete files before a certain date.

Apart from selective file deletion, it has some other nice features too. Lets check it out.

After download and install, when you run this application, you’ll get a detailed view window displaying all the files inside recycle bin. You can sort the files according to name, location, deleted time, size and logical disk. You can delete those items which were deleted from your computer a day back, 2 days back, 7 days back and more.

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In option panel, you can set the time to delete files in Recycle Bin automatically after a specific time period. Also you can add “RecycleBinEx functions” to Recycle Bin context menu.

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After the function is added to the right click menu, you don’t need to launch the application again and again. Just right click on the Recycle Bin icon on the desktop and select the option “Clean up items deleted x days ago”. You can also launch the application from the context menu.

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If you are a Windows 7 user then you can take advantage of the taskbar feature. Just pin the application to the taskbar, right click on the icon and it will display many options. You can easily delete old files.

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It is also very useful for those computers which have multiple versions of Windows installed (for example Windows Vista and Windows 7 dual boot). It automatically searches for Recycle bin files from the second OS and displays it in its window. You don’t need to switch to the other OS to delete those files.

Download RecycleBinEx to manage the RecycleBin in Windows.

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