Re: Public folder has wrong name in some views
Have you checked in the desktop.ini file for something like:
the default value is:
The other way to assign a display name different than the folder name is via
If this key exists & has a default value of "Modules", that would make the
Public folder appear with that name on the Desktop.
Microsoft MVP [Windows XP Shell/User]
"Synapse Syndrome" <synapse@NOSPAMgomez404.elitemail.org> wrote in message
> If I use explorer to look at Desktop, I see some special icons
> 'Unspecified', which are:
> My user folder
> Control Panel (not actually visible on Desktop, as it is not ticked to
> Recycle Bin
> These also appear in the bread crumb navigation.
> The weird thing is that Modules was the name of a folder I have in the
> Desktop some time ago, and I was using it for some work. But this Modules
> folder is actually the same as C:\Users\Public.
> How can I rename this back to Public? The actual folder is still called