How to rename source file in Visual Studio 2005 Environment running Windows Vista?

Posted on 2007-03-17
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How do I rename C++ file?  I am using Visual Studio 2005 environment running Windows Vista Home Premium.  Do I go to Windows Explorer to rename the file.  Will it automatically show the renamed file in the solution explorer window of Visual Stuido 2005?

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graye earned 1000 total points
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No, I'd recommend that you rename the file from inside Visual Studio 2005.

The "Solution Explorer" (Ctrl-Alt-L) is where all of the source files are listed.   Just right click on the file, and select "Rename".

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