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Confirm File Replace

This folder already contains a file named ''.

 
  Description  
     
  While copying a file, a file with the same name exists at the target location.   
   
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  Confirm File Replace 

 
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  This folder already contains a file named 'item '. 

 
Typical location
  C:Windows

 
Issued By
  Explorer.exe

 
OS
  Windows XP

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  Informational 

   
Vendor
  Microsoft Corporation    
 
   
  Button Explanation  
 
       
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Yes
button right
  Copy the file on top of the existing file.  
       
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No
button right
  Do not copy (same as cancel).  
 
   
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Select Yes to copy the file and overwrite the existing one.

Select No to cancel the operation.

Often you are replacing an older file with a newer one. Check the file date/time carefully to be sure you are overwriting the old file with the new one if this is the desired action.

 
   
 
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 10-Oct-2008
 
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Last update: 10-Mar-2010 5:22 pm