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Copy and Paste not working correctly

  1. #1


    Posts : 26
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit

    Copy and Paste not working correctly


    It started happening today - when I tried to copy a file into a folder and there's a file already in it with the same name, it doesn't ask me if I want to replace or cancel it. It just adds "1" after the name of the file. ie. pasting a file named "TEST" to a folder (or desktop) which already contains another (or same file) named "TEST", it does not ask me if I want to replace it or to stop it just pastes "TEST (1)" instead.

    Does anyone have a solution or is this something new in the 2014 update?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 2,627
    win8.1.1 enterprise


    hello,I don't have a solution but I have the 2014 update and it still warns me and give me the options
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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