unable to name folder?

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    saurav_nolakha New Member

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    i am unable to name folder as "con" .I have tried it several times .
    Plz help me to know the reason and a solution also..
     
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    u cant its a reseved name,,, there are a few more which cannot be used as folder names
     
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    con is in short for CONsole. so its reserved word and hence cant use it to a folder
     
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    romeo_8693 "The RaCaLaNGeL"©

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    solution: _con ;-)
     
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    can u name others,plz?
     
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    Here are names that you won't give to a folder: CON, AUX, COM1, COM2, COM3, COM4, LPT1, LPT2, LPT3, PRN, NUL
     
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