You cannot rename files by using different case when the files are made available offline in Windows Vista

You cannot rename files by using different case when the files are made available offline in Windows Vista

Article ID : 953945
Last Review : June 3, 2008
Revision : 1.0
Source: Microsoft Support

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When files are made available offline in Windows Vista, you cannot rename files by using different case.

 For example, you have a file that is named TEXT.txt and you want to rename it to text.txt. However, you will be denied if the file is made available offline.

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Cause

The Offline Files feature uses the client-side cache (CSC) database.  When the files are made available offline, the CSC database prevents users from changing the case of file names.

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Resolution

To work around this issue, rename the file to another name, and then rename back with the changed letter case.

For example, rename TEXT.txt to word.txt, and then rename word.txt to text.txt.

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APPLIES TO
• Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Business
• Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Enterprise
• Windows Vista Home Basic
• Windows Vista Home Premium
• Windows Vista Starter
• Windows Vista Ultimate

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