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Delete delete confirmation? Windows

newthing
Grafter
Posts: 146
Registered: 06-09-2007

Delete delete confirmation? Windows

Right click re-cycle bin,
uncheck delete confirmation
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Toby gaffney
do ya feel lucky, Punk?
save a few clicks a week, lose huge and precious files forever
Huh
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newthing
Grafter
Posts: 146
Registered: 06-09-2007

Re: Delete delete confirmation? Windows

admins/ techs, responsible Adults:
Prevent Users from Turning off Delete Confirmation :
Click on Start and type in gpedit.msc
click to
User Configuration \ Administrative Templates \ Windows Components \ Windows Explorer
double click on Display confirmation dialog when deleting files.  
- and enable it, so preventing people changing the previous
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Toby Gaffney
and other such handy stuff at:
'How to Geek'
http://www.howtogeek.com/

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Re: Delete delete confirmation? Windows

Quote from: newthing
Right click re-cycle bin,
uncheck delete confirmation
Undecided
Toby gaffney
do ya feel lucky, Punk?
save a few clicks a week, lose huge and precious files forever
Huh
Not correct - they are still in the recycle bin it''s just the confirmation which is skipped so you don't lose the files