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  1. when i make a new folder and try to name it,,,) after i push enter to confirm my new name for it..
  2. My problem is gone.
  3. The problem was driving me mad and microsoft's fix didn't work, so Thanks Very Much!
  4. This happened to me so i searched as much as i could to find an answer.
  5. Did not even have to logoff.
  6. These Steps also assume your computer is a member of a Workgroup, not a Windows Domain/Active Director (Corporate Network).
  7. Reply maspiers March 18, 2012 at 6:49 pm # And then I did.
  8. Next, open regedit, and navigate to the registry key @ HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\WINDOWS NT\CurrentVersion\ProfileList 3.

Reply kdavis1049 May 10, 2010 at 10:04 am # Well guess what? When you expand that, you will see folders with numbers after them. What do you think I should do? HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\FolderDescriptions Tip If the steps below do not help, then take ownership of the file or folder, then try to move or rename it again.

search "users" at top right 3. Thank you. Hope this is what you meant. So the simple answer is yes, as long as you have the right permissions.

May 8, 2009 Mary E. Were you able to change the computer name? The sector hopes for more passionate writers like you who are not afraid to say how they believe. You're an A class schmuck.

Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support General Discussion » User Name Remember Me? December 14, 2011 Smalltowncanada Jennifer… thank you thank you thank you so very much!!!!! WinRAR). This is not a user account problem.

Reply" It appears you possibly replied to ILUV… via email but the solution was never posted here. have a peek at these guys Your time and reply are much appreciated! September 30, 2011 Dude 1) Make a new folder 2) Name it like this : GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C} 3) Enjoy the panel with all possible configuration October 6, 2011 pardeep i have changed Enter the new name and press enter after you are finished.

guess i'll just reformat Windows instead of having to edit over 500 registry strings. It looks like the only way so far to change the name of your root/default user folder is to create a new user, move all your files, and get rid of ALSO - my computer gave me an option that said "would you like to transfer over all documents related to "old user"?" BUT - don't be fooled - you don't get After you confirm that all data is restored, Delete the old account.

Like I said, I think it was a hold over on how windows does profiles and from previous attempts to deal with migration of computers, like trying to get user settings Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top thegamblerstrikesagain Posts: 2 This post has been reported. If the the new WMP is like previous updates, I'm afraid it will be much worse.

By the way, I don't know what the heck your own problem is ED but this is a fine article so if you feel otherwise then write a better one or

Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top whs Posts: 17584 This post has been reported. Martin Brinkmann shows us in this article how to actually change the name of both the user account and the profile folder. Please clarify.Thanks in advance for your reply!Best wishes, NateS Martin Brinkmann May 6, 2014 at 8:12 am # I only meant that it is usually not necessary to scan the whole Thanks to any and all who can reply.

if any1 can help me i would really appreciate it! 🙂 Reply MrGroove July 30, 2009 at 8:45 am # @ILuvMyiPhone88, Did you follow the steps? it is really irritating for mr, plz plz plz help me, how to make my comp name to ONLY MY NAME>>>>> September 8, 2009 S.... Any idea how to fix this problem anyone? this content October 24, 2010 Fizzle Jennifer…you are a GOD!!

September 27, 2008 Jennifer mjschmidt, I have posted another solution, which I mentioned does in fact change the root folder. Your cache administrator is webmaster. the 3rd and last change was to make a new account as admin, back-up my stuff, and delete the account with the wrong name. so when i try to print a document, on the printing window, it says the name of the file, and under user it says her name.

been using the computer for 2 years and never knew I could do this! You can use LockHunter to see what processes have a specific file open. Help me. what could be reason ?

Joe September 27, 2008 mjschmidt While Jennifer's tip does change the _owner_ name (I tried it on my computer) it does NOT change the name of the root user folder, which Thanks dude Reply palash August 2, 2012 at 3:46 am # Thanks :). Last Jump to page: Cannot Rename or Move a File or Folder in Vista Fix « Previous Tutorial | Next Tutorial » Similar Threads Tutorial Category Move & Rename a fileHi, January 8, 2009 zawan Hey, thanks a lot for the help!

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... June 23, 2008 Nouman Am having the same problem with windows vista. when i go to cmd commands this is the line i see C:UsersCody.francine-PC> and i am trying to get rid of the francine part. May 23, 2011 naveen patel win 7 os is 64bit pre installed on the system, May 31, 2011 Jay Hi guys, I've just purchased a ‘brand new' Samsung netbook (oredered online

Reply maspiers March 18, 2012 at 6:28 pm # Martin.A good tip well explained, which just got me out of a sticky situation. thanks aton….. Top NavWindows 10 Forum Featured Articles How To Guides Tech News Reviews Quick Tips Membership Login groovyPost The premier source for tech news, tips, reviews and how to galleries Navigation Home Subscribe / Connect Ghacks Technology NewsletterGhacks Daily NewsletterAdvertisement Popular Microsoft removes policies from Windows 10 Pro July 28, 2016 Cumulative Windows 10 Update KB3194496 installation issues September 30, 2016 Disable the

Very good. June 9, 2010 Nate I have a urgent problem, my ex girlfriend has a friend who's a computer programmer and she recommended him to repair and update our computer (our meaning, QGIS Print composer scale problems Word for a Fact Believed by a Sub-Culture What is the most someone can lose the popular vote by but still win the electoral college? Vista 32, started setting up new laptop with one admin's name for computer and account, then changed that admin account to 2nd name AND changed the computer name, but Vista programs