Windows 10: Windows Folder glitched name

Discus and support Windows Folder glitched name in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; Now I accidentally discovered a glitch I guess, I am not sure why is it so, you can take a look at the screenshot below: -It is the same "Windows"... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by Aditya PrasadNT, May 8, 2021.

  1. Windows Folder glitched name

    Now I accidentally discovered a glitch I guess, I am not sure why is it so, you can take a look at the screenshot below: -It is the same "Windows" folder in the OS C: drive, but in the explorer on the right side, it shows the Windows folder as "WINDOWS" all caps rather than normally as "Windows", I don't think so it's a big problem but I just want to know why is it so, like is it a bug, glitch, or whatever.I tried redirecting to the "WINDOWS" by typing "C:\WINDOWS" in file explorer but it made no sense as folders and files in windows are not case-sensitive, hence it redirected me to t

    Aditya PrasadNT, May 8, 2021

  2. Windows 10 search for a specific folder name and file name

    Carlos: Thanks for your reply. What you suggest is what I have been doing. I search for folders with a specific name and get a list. Then I have to search each folder for a specific file. So it's a two step search and that's what I was trying to avoid.

    I assume there are applications out there that allow for an "AND" search in Windows. I'll try that approach.

    Thanks, again.
    MarkMcDonough45, May 8, 2021
  3. topgundcp Win User
    Unable to delete a folder - Invalid folder name

    1. Run chkdsk x: /r to make sure that there's no HD corruption.
      x: is the drive containing the folder you want to delete.
    2. Try to delete the folder again. If still does not work, go to step 3.
    3. Download: Download - Linux Mint and create a bootable USB using: Rufus - Create bootable USB
    4. Boot up with Linux Mint and try to delete the folder again.
      NOTE: Unlike WinPE. Linux does not have any Windows permission imposed to it so it is easier to delete.
    topgundcp, May 8, 2021
  4. Windows Folder glitched name

    Moved a folder from another drive and rename and it still shows as the old folder name in certain places

    Hi Nick,

    I suggest you to try the steps provided below and check the behavior.

    • Create a new folder name it as 'My Videos'.
    • Now copy/cut and paste the contents which are in the folder "Videos", and delete the folder "Videos".
    • Now check the behavior.
    Please keep us updated with the status of the folder, to assist you further.

    Syed Abdul Jabbar, May 8, 2021

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