Occasionally, you may need to change some properties of the Recycle Bin on your computer. To open Recycle Bin Properties in Windows 10, you can follow any of the three ways.

Three ways to open Recycle Bin Properties in Windows 10

Way 1: from right-click menu

Right click on the Recycle Bin icon on the Windows 10 desktop, and select Properties from the context menu.

Select Properties

Way 2: by keyboard shortcut

Click the Recycle Bin desktop icon once to select it, and then press Alt + Enter keyboard shortcut.

Press Alt and Enter

Way 3: by Recycle Bin Tools

Open the Recycle Bin, and then click the Properties icon near the upper-left corner of the File Explorer window.

Click Properties icon

Or, you can select the Manage tab, and then click “Recycle Bin Properties” under the tab.

Select Manage tab