Ever wonder how to rename the Recycle Bin?
You think that "recycle bin" name is not cool?
Bored looking at Recycle Bin?

so this instructibles will make your PC Recycle bin name changed WITHOUT ANY PROGRAM AT ALL

just follow the steps and you're done

Step 1: Opening Regedit

the only way to rename recycle bin is using Registry Editor or Regedit.

How to open it:
Click Start
Click Run...
Type in Regedit
Click Ok

Once you open the Regedit, continue to next step.
it really worked so glad.
my friend was able to right click and rename it...
well on newer OS like windows 7 you can just do that. on XP you need this steps
lol, nice
oh, and when I click on the recycle bin download button, all it does is download a .tmp file
hmm there's something wrong, it supposed to be the .exe file. and i'm not sure where in which computer and hard drive i put the file in, so i cant reupload it
Strange im a bit of a computer helper and I want to ask you,cant you just right click and hit re-name? I dident check
In Vista, right click>rename works.
Works for me in Windows 7<br />
Right click and Re-naming wont work in xp maybe you can do it on vista (which i dont know because i didnt have vista)
I dont have vista to.
no you can't. it doesn't show up and slowly double clicking it doesn't work ether
You can also change the icon through Right-Click\Properties\Desktop\Customize Desktop. You can download icons at iconarchive.com.<br /> <br /> Where'd you get the wallpaper? A digital-art collector like myself would kill for such a glorious image.
sorry for the late reply, i've been inactive for long.<br /> <br /> i'm sure you will like this website:<br /> <a href="http://www.thelightworks.com/" rel="nofollow">http://www.thelightworks.com/</a><br /> it has a whole bunch of such sci-fi pictures, including that one<br />
Now, you don't even have to go into regedit! Simply copy n' paste the following code into notepad, and save it as Recycle Bin Renamer.bat. Yes, include both "::::" just to make sure you get the whole code.
Make sure the name is:<br/><pre>Recycle Bin Renamer.bat</pre>
nice one. i convert it to EXE and add visual efects to make it cool. and i delete the Restore Default capability as it will inteferes with 2 or more words of renamimg
2 or more words does not interfere... I just tried it now!
<pre>::::@echo off &amp; color 0f &amp; title Recycle Bin Renamer %date%echo.echo Type a new name, then press enter. Or, leave it blank and press enter toecho restore the Recycle Bin&apos;s name. Press F5 on the desktop after finishing toecho see the new name!echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.echo.set /p input= if %input%==&quot;&quot; goto restore@reg add HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\MUICache\ /v @C:\WINDOWS\system32\SHELL32.dll,-8964 /d &quot;%input%&quot; /f &gt;nulexit:restore@reg add HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\MUICache\ /v @C:\WINDOWS\system32\SHELL32.dll,-8964 /d &quot;Recycle Bin&quot; /f &gt;nul::::</pre>
Cool! Mine is now named: <strong>toilet.</strong><br/>
what is the picture on your desktop from???
i got it in <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.thelightworks.com/">The Light Works</a><br/><br/>They have lots of SciFi Pictures<br/>
it looks like a starwars fighter

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