Rename a windows system folder Tags: Configuration Windows XP Last response: January 30, 2013 11:41 AM in Windows XP Share Steve4099 January 30, 2013 12:36:16 AM Changed my account name, want my files to show up under the new name. any advice, please? More about : rename windows system folder kenrivers January 30, 2013 2:00:43 AM This article may help: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/811151 m 0 l Hawkeye22 January 30, 2013 11:41:33 AM I've never found a way other than opening the file and saving it back out. Sometimes even this doesn't work since some programs only register the user that created the file, not modified it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources rename system folder? Forum How to rename folder name with trailing dot in window 7 Forum Can't rename folders in Windows Explorer Forum Rename C:\WINDOWS\system32\ntoskrnl.exe Forum SolvedRename User Folder Forum SolvedDelete old system files from Windows.old folder Forum System Folder Renaming Forum Freely move tiles around within a folder, THEN rename them Forum windows xp i have zip files appearing in system 32 folder Forum how to rename a folder name Forum SolvedWindows xp exclude folder from system restore Forum SolvedI've got a perfectly readable usb external drive. But suddenly I can't move, copy or rename the files. I get a frozen system Forum How to get access to files in windows 7's System folder Forum Help for writing batch file to rename files in a folder in particular pattern. Forum System32 folder missing windows xp Forum Question on file and folder compatibilty between 32-bit and 64-bit Windows Operating Systems Forum Windows 7 system32 folder download Forum System volume information folder access denied in windows 7 Forum Rename user profile folder Forum Can't Rename Folders Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !