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
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Step 1: Opening Regedit
the only way to rename recycle bin is using Registry Editor or Regedit.
How to open it:
Type in Regedit
Once you open the Regedit, continue to next step.
Step 2: Editing the Registry
!! Caution !!
if you do something wrong, you might make your computer unstable or even crash.
make sure you pay attention to the steps CAREFULLY
Once you're inside Regedit open this folder:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER \ Software \ Microsoft \ Windows \ ShellNoRoam \ MUICache
Then search for registry string named:
on default that string will have value data named Recycle Bin
then right click at it and click modify,
then when you see Edit String window, rename the Value data with any name you want. this will became the new name of recycle bin
Step 3: Then You're Done!
you're done. you can rename it again or change it to other name using the same steps.
If you know more about this or just reporting a bug, then post it down there at the comments section.
ps: don't forget to rate it :)
Step 4: Additional Notes and Disclaimer
- I'm sorry if you think my english is bad.
- This is my Second Instructibles
!! CAUTION !!
This instructibles is only tested on windows XP SP2. you can test it on other SP or OS but, You Have Been Warned.
If this instructibles make watery eyes because of not blinking when viewing this instuctibles, make your computer errors out, make your whole pc blows out, make your home surrounded by FBI and arresting you, destroys your home, makes a hidrogen (nuclear) bomb in front of you and exploded, destroying your whole continent, exploding the earth, or even ends the whole universe in a blink of an eye,
then i will not responsible of something happens.
Step 5: The Batch File
thanks to shadow ops, i have upload an .EXE file in which you can rename your recycle bin.
i already edit it to make it looks better and simple.
and i also remove the Restore Name capability because it will limit the Renamed BIn to 1 word only
here's the file: