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Permanent File Deletion in Windows 7


Sure, you can hold the Shift key when you delete a file to skip the recycle bin just like this tip shows, but what if you’re really, really sure when you delete stuff?

Follow me, Windows 7 users!

Just right-click on your recycle bin and select Properties. In the resulting window you’ll see an option that says: “Don’t move files to the Recycle Bin. Remove files immediately when deleted.” If you think you’re ready to handle the option for permanent deletion, then select it and press OK.

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Now whenever you delete something it’s gone for good!

Be careful with this one!

~Andrew