Recycle bin not updating
If the problem persists, proceed to the next solution.
It’s possible that your system might be infected which might be the reason Recycle Bin has an error.
In this article, I will be sharing information on how you can fix a corrupted Recycle Bin in Windows 10 so that you can restore your deleted files and get peace of mind.
And to change the folder icon, please go through our how to get Windows 7-style folder icons in Windows 10 guide.I have been searching for info on this to no avail.The context of why i need this is another question I asked here.What happens when your Recycle Bin becomes corrupt and you can either restore deleted files or empty the Recycle Bin?Whenever the Recycle Bin goes corrupt, you will see an error whenever you try to open it.
When you are done, reboot your PC and then try again to access your Recycle Bin.