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How do I change the amount of space set aside on the hard drive for deleted files?

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closed as not a real question by Gnoupi, Joe Taylor, slhck Jul 25 '12 at 17:17

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Operating system? – Majenko Mar 20 '11 at 20:30

On Windows, right-click the Recycle Bin icon and select Properties. There you can set the maximum size of the Recycle Bin for each of your hard drive partitions. Your deleted files will consume this space until you Empty the Recycle Bin.

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