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I too always save to my hard drive then open them. May 29, 2008 2:18 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Clea Rees, Clea Rees May 29, 2008 2:24 PM in response to martinsan Level 4 (1,245 points) Another way to see which program has the file open is to run "Sysinternals Process Explorer". CD-R. http://tippsundtricks200.com/my-computer/my-computer-duplicate-folders.html

Obviously I haven't tried to delete as I don't want this folder removed.2] If you still cannot delete it, try "Taking Ownership", using Microsoft's guidance here. Type in the filename that you can't move/delete, and search. Won't let me? See my comment: http://www.reddit.com/r/windows8/comments/1xexqg/cant_rename_a_folder_in_windows_81_any_ideas_my/cfcdnjm permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]iamdapro[S] 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)RESOLVED THE ISSUE!!!! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-files/why-wont-my-computer-allow-me-to-rename-a-new/58f8ceed-4543-45aa-8fab-0255addbdc1f

Until .... Or who I can contact to sort this glitch. After that I had no problem with the copied files. You can only upload a photo or a video.

Other programs, like IrfanView, Adobe Bridge, and others, can also be used to the same effect. The time now is 04:55. I think after I uninstalled Capture One, I was happy and relieved and chose to forget about the nightmare and loss of time researching, downloading, installing, learning, setting up and capturing Source: done many backups for customers at my old job, in Linux and currently running Fedora 18 and I've run into this problem when in Windows and trying to move a

However... The file structure of the compressed file is Compressed CRX 1Sub-Folder 2Sub-Folder >2file >3file 3Sub-Folder >4file General Discussion Renaming File or Folder in a Multi session Disc?I just burned a multi-session Undo shaddy101 It doesn't seem to matter what type of files I want to rename, just won't let me do it. this contact form Once it is running, use the "Find DLL or File Handle" option and type in your directory name.

Okay so it restarted, ran it, nothing. PercussieTom, Mar 22, 2016 #18 Juan Forero, JharpJ and Rik Mayes like this. I'm also seeing reports of this problem occurring after installing update KB2911106, so it may be worth removing that. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]PyrollisAhFiros -2 points-1 points0 points 3 years ago(0 children)Oh that folder. The folder just instantly reverts to is old name. My background slide show on Windows 8.1 changed the pic every 6 seconds.. Note, only the jpeg photo files would move attempting to move the captured photo files from the capture directory.

Note the error or file lock did in fact point to windows explorer as the process still using the files. have a peek at these guys You can't rename them all to the same name. August 17, 2011 12:31 PM Finally, Phase One (the makers of Capture One) has provided a temporary fix until they update. You and Dream Weaver sure helped me thru a lot of probs.

It is very powerful, and you can easily delete the wrong folder, rendering the OS unworkable.I hope that helps.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't rename or delete How long have you had this issue? Advertisements Latest Threads For those who cannot wait for the Creators Update (a.k.a. check over here Please upload a file larger than 100x100 pixels We are experiencing some problems, please try again.

Excel - dedicated to Excel, powerful program of Office suite. This discussion is locked            hecklemeister Level 1 (0 points) Q: Unable to Rename folders All of a sudden last night, I was unable to rename folders in my finder. Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates

This is a bug in Windows 7 and its ridiculous I'm about done with windows altogether, I have used PC since Windows 95 and it NEVER HAD all these problems.

Advanced diagnosis If you feel comfortable getting a little geeky, we can look underneath Windows Explorer's hood a little with ShexView (also ShellExView), a free little utility from NirSoft that will permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]iamdapro[S] 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(6 children)Yeah it is any folder. However I do have other applications that can process raw files, and Leo's suggestion that maybe an update of something has changed something makes sense, even though the problem happens with What file or what could be in use in another program if I've not even opened any files in the darn folder?

Windows Explorer supports several "views" of files. My System Specs OS Windows 7 Motherboard Asus M2N32-SLI Deluxe Memory 3g Graphics Card 512 Hard Drives SATA thebirdbath View Public Profile Find More Posts by thebirdbath 25 Jun 2011 How can this be fixed? this content On my machine, there are 254 shell extensions loaded.

Rik Mayes Joined: Aug 1, 2015 Messages: 21 Likes Received: 5 Thank you PercussieTom. Mobeus, Aug 10, 2015 #10 Rik Mayes likes this. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and You'll be able to ask questions about Windows 10 or chat with the community and help others.

As this program allows you to disable shell extensions, I strongly suggest that you backup your system first, just in case. Check the properties of the file and directory as it maybe marked 'read only' MikesMultiMedia September 12, 2011 11:37 AM I too experienced this file locked problem. I right click the folder, click "rename," enter a new name, press the "enter" key, but nothing happens. Vista General Anyone know why I can't rename folders?Running beta 2 and I can't rename folders after I create them.

In Windows Explorer. Unfortunately, with extensions shown, it would also be easy to right-click-->rename-->type in a new name, hit "Enter", and wipe out the file extension... It seems to allow me to... It allows me to try, then reverts to the previous name.

You may also be interested in: Where is Windows Explorer? Right click it and run as admin. Paste it in your paint program and crop it then save as a JPEG file. Not what you needed?

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I tried many work arounds, copying the entire set of files (from the capture directory) and then tried to rename them there without any luck. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 CPU Intel Core i7-3960X Motherboard Intel DX79SI Memory 16 GB GSkill DDR3-2133 CL9 Graphics Card EVGA SC GTX All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Sorry I haven't used windows in a while and I thought it was just a screenshot and the message was hiding the folder or something.