Why is enable recycle bin greyed out?
The “Enable Recycle Bin” option is grayed out because it’s already enabled. The AD Recycle Bin is a forest level feature, which means that once it is enabled it is enabled forest wide. You don’t need to enable it on every Domain Controller in the forest or domain. You enable it once per forest.
How do I enable the Recycle Bin feature?
Click on your domain name and in the “Tasks” pane click “Enable Recycle Bin”. Alternatively, right-click your domain in overview, and click “Enable Recycle Bin”. The confirmation window appears, which tells us that Recycle Bin can only be enabled once without a disabling option. Click OK.
How do I enable empty recycle bin?
Fix 1. Quickly Fix No Option to Empty Recycle Bin
- Restart your computer and try again.
- Reinstall recycle bin in Windows 10/8/7. Right-click on Desktop > Select Personalize. Click on Themes > Click Desktop Icon settings under Related Settings. Check Recycle Bin > Click Apply.
How do I know if my Recycle Bin is enabled?
How to Verify if the AD Recycle Bin Feature is Enabled. The output may vary depending on the number and names of your domain controllers. Look for any value in the EnabledScopes attribute to verify the AD recycle bin is enabled (otherwise this attribute is empty).