I'm running Windows 10 and I frequently use the Linux subsystem on Windows.

If I use the Linux system to create a folder, the file names in that folder will be case sensitive. This will sometimes confuse Windows programs that access the folder.

Is there a simple way to modify a Linux folder so that its file names are no longer case sensitive?


According to Microsoft's initial post about per-directory case sensitivity (added in Windows 10.1803), you can change the mode using fsutil.exe from the Windows side:

fsutil.exe file setCaseSensitiveInfo <path> disable

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