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Language: VB7
Expertise: Intermediate
May 5, 2003

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EmptyRecycleBin - Empty all the files in the Recycle Bin

<System.Runtime.InteropServices.DllImport("shell32.dll")> Shared Function _
    SHEmptyRecycleBin(ByVal hWnd As Integer, ByVal pszRootPath As String, _
    ByVal dwFlags As Integer) As Integer
End Function

' Empty all the files in the Recycle Bin.
'
' If RootPath is a null string, it affects the Recycle Bin 
' of all drives. You can optionally turn off confirmation dialogs, 
' progress dialog, and sounds

Sub EmptyRecycleBin(Optional ByVal rootPath As String = "", _
    Optional ByVal noConfirmation As Boolean = True, Optional ByVal NoProgress _
    As Boolean = True, Optional ByVal NoSound As Boolean = True)

    Const SHERB_NOCONFIRMATION = &H1
    Const SHERB_NOPROGRESSUI = &H2
    Const SHERB_NOSOUND = &H4

    ' add a colon and backslash, if missing
    If rootPath.Length > 0 AndAlso rootPath.Substring(1, 2) <> ":\" Then
        rootPath = rootPath.Substring(0, 1) & ":\"
    End If
    ' build the flags argument
    Dim flags As Integer = (noConfirmation And SHERB_NOCONFIRMATION) Or _
        (NoProgress And SHERB_NOPROGRESSUI) Or (NoSound And SHERB_NOSOUND)
    SHEmptyRecycleBin(0, rootPath, flags)
End Sub
Marco Bellinaso
 
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