Articles tagged: recycle bin

Photo of a desktop computer monitor with a ransom note displayed, demanding payment in cryptocurrency. Nearby, a man of Asian descent in casual attire is calmly checking his OneDrive on a smartphone, unperturbed by the ransomware threat.

Recovering from Ransomware with an Online Backup

People often cite ransomware as a reason to avoid automated online backups, thinking that those backups will be impacted. OneDrive has thought of that.

I Thought I Deleted That File

How Were Files Recovered that I Thought Were Deleted?

Files may be gone, but frequently are not forgotten. Depending on the scenario, files you thought were deleted might be easily recovered.

Tip of the Day: There Are Other Recycle Bins

Desktop Icon Settings

Tip of the Day: Control Desktop Icons

OneDrive Recycle Bin Reminder Email

Tip of the Day: OneDrive Has a Recycle Bin

Permanently Delete File

Tip of the Day: Permanently Delete a File

Where’s the Recycle Bin on My USB Drive?

Relying on a Recycle Bin can be a costly mistake, particularly when USB and other removable drives may or may not even have one.

Folder Access Denied

How Do I Fix the Recycle Bin?

It’s easy to fix the recycle bin: just delete it, and Windows handles the rest. I’ll show you how to find it and how to delete it.