Windows 10: Home folder named Folders is this a bug?

Discus and support Home folder named Folders is this a bug? in User Accounts and Family Safety to solve the problem; Hello! I have a notebook running Windows 10 Pro v1803 and I just noticed that the user files icon on the desktop reads "Folders" instead of "Sotiris"... Discussion in 'User Accounts and Family Safety' started by spapakons, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. spapakons Win User

    Home folder named Folders is this a bug?


    Hello!

    I have a notebook running Windows 10 Pro v1803 and I just noticed that the user files icon on the desktop reads "Folders" instead of "Sotiris" which is my user name. This is also what I see as a shortcut in Classic Start Menu instead of "Sotiris" it reads "Folders. If I press Shift+Win to see the original Windows 10 start menu it reads "Sotiris" if I hover the mouse over the user icon. Is this some bug I should worry about? I tried to logoff and logon but didn't change anything (I haven't tried to restart yet). I saw that my files are accessible either from the "Folders" icon or by manually navigating to C:\users\sotiris so at least I have no severe damage, thanks God. But I would like to fix it. I hope it will fix by restarting the computer. Otherwise please tell me if you have any other suggestion.

    Thank you in advance.

    :)
     
    spapakons, Dec 6, 2018
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    Thanks for the suggestion but it says "delete folder failed for E:\....." for each folder I try.

    *Confused Home folder named Folders is this a bug? :confused:

    Will I be forever stuck with these unnecessary folders? *Oh Well Home folder named Folders is this a bug? :eek:hwell:
     
    oli_ramsay, Dec 6, 2018
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  3. Getting folder names and not location in VB .Net

    Hey guys,
    I'm getting a problem with my line of code and can't seem to find a workaround that works (all I can find is VB 6)

    Code: CheckedListBox1.Items.AddRange(IO.Directory.GetDirectories("my directory here"))[/quote] This deposits all folders locations into a list box but I only need the actual folder name
    e.g:

    Deposits: C:\Users\Onafets
    But all I want is "Onafets"

    Is there any way to do this?

    cheers
     
    <<Onafets>>, Dec 6, 2018
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  4. WojtasRed Win User

    Home folder named Folders is this a bug?

    Hidden folders

    I installed `Kane and Lynch` on my PC twice in Program Files(x86) folder but I can`t find them (2 folders with game). But free space on my HDD is lower. So there`re those folders on my hdd. I use option `unhide` hidden folders but still can`t find them. Any suggestions? How can i delete those hidden folders?

    When I run istallation for this game I can see those folders in Program Files(x86) folde.

    I`m using Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit.
     
    WojtasRed, Dec 6, 2018
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