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Windows 7: Windows 7 - Selecting Filename Segment When Renaming BUG

09 Jul 2014   #21
adapt

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

I had the same problem

In my situation AutoCAD 2012 was polling this folder I was working from. As soon as I close autoCAD problem gone.


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11 Sep 2015   #22
lowlevel

Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit
 
 

While extremely annoying, I think this behavior is by design.. In my case the files I'm trying to rename are on a network share and not local. You shouldn't need a third party tool to rename files, so I've stubbornly avoided looking for one and continue to put up with this annoyance. If anyone finds a registry entry to disable this, I would greatly appreciate being able to rename files in explorer for a few months before I upgrade to windows 10.
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