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Windows 7: User folder - rename

01 Sep 2011   #11

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimarch View Post
I do appreciate all this input! Thanks to all who have replied!

Here's what I have done:
  1. There's only one user listed on this OEM machine - JimArch (me)
  2. I have created a new folder: C:\Users\JimArch 2.4 gig
  3. All the contents in C:\Users\Valued Customer 3.5 gig have been copied to the new folder.
  4. Not sure why the difference here
  5. If I can't rename that VALUED CUSTOMER folder, I doubt I can delete it
Bedtime here ... thanks for the feedback. I'll look into this further tomorrow.
Did you actually create a new user account to be an administrator, or just a new folder in C:\Users?

Just creating a new folder will not work.

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01 Sep 2011   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 clean install

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by seavixen32 View Post
Shawn beats everyone to it!!
You're right...
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01 Sep 2011   #13

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

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01 Sep 2011   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Don't be sorry, just work harder!

Shawn, very much off topic, but I once read there was a saying in Texas, which said: "Texas law first, Federal law second." Am I right or am I imagining things?
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01 Sep 2011   #15

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Andrew,

Yep. We have our own special way of handling things in Texas.
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