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When making a link in Windows 7, is there a way to have name changes cascade to all links of the file?

So if I have a file called: Interest.PDF and make a few links in other folders, but then I later rename it to Compound Interest.PDF it's frustrating because the name change doesn't cascade to links.

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Short Answer: No. Symbolic Links point to a path. A hardlink might be your solution in a way. Hardlinks point to the inode addresses, which will still point to the file but the name will not update for the hardlink.Read more Here

Otherwise you would have to write a script to traverse through the drive and find all links and update.

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