VSS: Renaming a file

I couldnt find a forum for VSS so im posting it here.

I m using VSS 6.0. When I try to rename a file to small case or upper case, it fails. Dosent show any message also.

Any solution for this ?
ashishnAsked:
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Connect With a Mentor Billing EngineerCommented:
i suppose your have a file <yourfilename.bas>
Rename the file to <x.bas>
and then to <YOURFILENAME.BAS>

CHeers
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ashishnAuthor Commented:
You saved my day friend :)

U deserve 100 points for this
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OtanaCommented:
Make sure you have no references anywhere left to that file, because otherwise the filename will be locked. Close all references, and try again.
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InteqamCommented:
gr8 :o)
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InteqamCommented:
this wont work if i want to rename a file named x.bas to X.BAS.

:o)
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ashishnAuthor Commented:
You saved my day friend :)

U deserve 100 points for this
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InteqamCommented:
ok , then accept his comment as an answer.
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ashishnAuthor Commented:
You saved my day friend :)

U deserve 100 points for this
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ashishnAuthor Commented:
thanks a lot
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
glad i could help.

integam, nice observation :-)
Cheers
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
PS: removing the file, and readding the file after doing the rename in the explorer should also work :-)
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