Re: Delete Nameless Folder
Thanks for the help... the parent folder is my desktop. I don't know enough
to know if I can delete the hidden files on my desktop and then delete the
desktop folder. How would I go about that?
> Sorry, I wrote too quickly. I tried the same thing you did and got the
> same results with trying to delete or rename the folder. In the end I
> moved everything out of the parent folder that the unnamed folder was
> in, and deleted the parent folder containing only the unnamed folder.
> That worked ok. I then re-created my parent folder and moved the other
> stuff back into it.
> YMMV, depending on what parent folder your unnamed folder sits in.
> Dweebs wrote:
> > Did you try renaming the folder before deleting it?
> > Regards,
> > Dweebs
> > Will wrote:
> >> Hello all,
> >> I found a trick to remove the text from a desktop icon by holding Alt
> >> and typing "255" in the name field to add a space as the title.
> >> I tried this on a random folder created on my desktop. It worked, but
> >> now I want to delete the folder. When I try to delete it, nothing
> >> happens. No error or message, it just stays. When I try to rename
> >> it, the changed name does not save.
> >> How can I fix this?
> >> Thanks for the replies.