Lenovo: Blank folders might be left in the source location when you try to move a folder to another one

Article ID: 968844 – Last Review: March 10, 2009 – Revision: 1.0

Lenovo: Blank folders might be left in the source location when you try to move a folder to another one

Source: Microsoft Support

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Symptom

When you try to move a folder to another one (Cut and then Paste) and if both folders contain one or more sub folders that has the same name, you may notice that some blank folders might be left in the source folder although you have chose the Move and replace option during the copying process.

Cause

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the “Applies to” section of this article. 

Resolution

Delete these blank folders manually.

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APPLIES TO
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Home Basic
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
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