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I use a different name for "Documents" folder.

Previously I had to rename it after every windows update, because updates kept changing it back.

Now I am unable to rename it to the same old name anymore. After typing the name and pressing enter, it stays "Documents", without displaying any message. But I still can give it any other name I don't want :)

Is there a way to use my old relevant name?

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You mean to say that you can rename it to other names but not with your desired one? – avirk Nov 5 '12 at 14:51
exactly. I have used that specific name for more than a year, but every windows update used to change it back to "Documents". – Justinas Dūdėnas Nov 5 '12 at 14:57
Did you try to change it with other name you don't want and then again rename it your desired one. – avirk Nov 5 '12 at 15:12
Is there already a folder that exists with the desired name? – Darth Android Nov 5 '12 at 15:12
@avirk: yes, I tried renaming it from another name than default. – Justinas Dūdėnas Nov 5 '12 at 15:18

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One work-around to this issue of renaming and the issue of Documents always reverting it's name after updates may be to simply create a shortcut to the documents folder and rename the shortcut. Place the shortcut where ever you like.

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You may simply move your 'Documents' folder.

At the link there are several ways of doing that.

And, best of all, the change will be permanent, not to be undone on updates.

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