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Problem solved. Reply PJGU January 20, 2013 at 11:22 am # JohnO.....what version of Windows are you using so I know what to do if I have the same version? Comment Name (required) Email (will not be published) (required) Website Email me when someone adds a comment here. Thanks for your help. Check This Out

Say you have a user account Martin and a user profile folder under c:\users\Martin. So I'm wondering if the Shutdown had anything to do with the old name not being present this morning. To get into Safe Mode press F8 at reboot before Windows logo. Then I tried to remane the folder and... http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-files/i-cannot-change-the-folder-name-on-windows-vista/2f99ff05-6697-412c-bb56-0ec984b1ac32

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. In system properties/computer name dialog box it says it has changed, but even after immediate reboot, when I open the start menu…nothing has changed. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. Reply James May 3, 2014 at 1:34 pm # Thank you so much for this!

Now you can Rename the account, full name and description (and group membership if needed from the 2nd tab). Help me. The process has not changed since the Windows XP days so this covers changing the name in Vista through Windows 10. Why can't we change the User folder name?

To try to identify and resolve network problems, click Diagnose." When I click See details, it reads "Error code: 0x80070095 The network path was not found." Please Help!! I was in a panic mode when I wasn't able to install a software application I needed for my job. Reply Victor September 6, 2013 at 8:58 am # Just use the search function... click also what programs might still try to access the old name assuming it works eventually.

and the only option one has is to create a new profile and then transfer files and setting over to the newly created profile from the old one. Yes? My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... If local, try restarting your PC in safemode, in case it is another application that is holding onto the folder.

This seems to coincide with the observation made by "Anonymous" posted above.Am I correct Martin that this is virtually your solution posted 7 months earlier, or is their a distinction between http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/118189-cant-change-user-account-folder-name.html My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Is ther any alternative? It is a hold over from how Profiles are created.

Very, very helpful for me. his comment is here You should be able to now make changes to the folder. WinRAR). Reply zel August 1, 2016 at 10:11 am # hi..its been how many years since you posted this process, but my problem is also similar to this topic..so i did all

Skip to content WinhelponlineTroubleshooting Windows®, Tips & Tech Reviews Search Menu Windows 10Windows 8Windows 7Microsoft EdgeMore…Windows VistaWindows XPInternet ExplorerGeneralSearchUnable to rename or move folders in Windows Vista When you use Windows He was once totally right. it brings up an error box and says "The file or folder does not exist" how do i fix this!? http://tcsmacs.net/i-cannot/i-cannot-find-wgatray-exe-for-vista.php Brinkman probably uses it better than a lot of native born speakers.

You're an A class schmuck. Reply A Joshi September 6, 2012 at 11:44 am # Excellent tutorial. The user folder under c:\users is however still named Martin and not Bob.So what can you do if you want to change both the account user name and the folder name

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Will we lose anything other than files in User folders? It is the only account and Admin. For the 32 bit version of Vista - A) Click on the download button below to download the reg file below. Now you have a new computer name and can re-join the domain.

Sorry to be the bearer of bad news. There were A LOT of references, way more than just the backup and restore errors. When i create a new folder, i tape the name and when i click "enter" the name is coming "new Folder", "New Folder(2)", ... http://tcsmacs.net/i-cannot/i-cannot-delete-a-folder-in-lotus-notes.php Otherwise, there might be a problem with your network.