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Upgraded to Win8, account problem

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 Pro

    Upgraded to Win8, account problem


    So I upgraded to Win8, and I have an account folder named my old Win7 username, however for Win8 I set a new username - yet the user folder is still named what it was in Win7.

    Also when I try to delete windows.old it prompts me "You need permission from PCNAME/OldWin7Username"

    How can I rename the folder?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Posts : 87
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64 Bit


    Hi
    Folders you do not need to rename it.
    Right-click on the C drive. According to the following:












      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Upgraded to Win8, account problem
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