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Is it safe to delete the Recycler Folder on a Windows 2003 SP2 Server

By jwbinam ·
I have a Windows 2003 Server SP2. It is running low on disk space. I have found that the server Recycler folder has almost 300MB of space. Is it okay to delete this?

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disable the recycle bin . . .

by Who Am I Really In reply to Is it safe to delete the ...

if you delete the folder it will just reappear and start filling up again

it's a Server, not a workstation
and doesn't need the Recycle Bin

a> open the Recycle Bin Properties
- right click on the Recycle Bin icon
b> change the default percentage to 0%
c> also tick the box do not move deleted files to the Recycle bin

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