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Windows 7: User Profile Folder - Change User Account Folder Name

03 Apr 2015   #160
Kath

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Nope, it gives the same message, saying that they can't find the file.


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03 Apr 2015   #161
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

In that case, I would recommend to reverse the process to restore it back to default.
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03 Apr 2015   #162
Kath

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I did a restore and lost all my files, what do I do ?
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03 Apr 2015   #163
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

If you used a restore point created right before doing the tutorial, I'm not sure how you would lose the files. Are they not listed in either location?
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03 Apr 2015   #164
Kath

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Nevermind I found them. Thanks for the help !
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03 Apr 2015   #165
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Great news.
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07 May 2015   #166
Tima I

Windows 7 Home Edition SP1
 
 

Greatly appreciated! Very helpful.
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07 May 2015   #167
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome Tima, and welcome to Seven Forums. I'm glad it could help.
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23 May 2015   #168
VJK

W7 x64
 
 

Excellent work Shawn! Thank you very much for your great help and these are not even in Microsoft windows official website.
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01 Oct 2015   #169
kaushikbbr

Windows 8.1 x64
 
 
Error after changing Local folder name

Hi Shawn,

I have followed all your steps from the page "User Profile Folder - Change User Account Folder Name - Windows 7 Help Forums" At step 4 i had to create a new admin account. Now after pressing windows key and typing Accounts and when i select "User Accounts" it is giving me the following error. Please help! I have attached the error as an attachment. Please
help me out.

keerthi - is the old name of the local account

Regards

Kaushik


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