Disable Warning On Change Of File Extension

Posted on 2009-04-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Is there a registry tweak or the like I can use to prevent Windows (XP Pro) from asking for confirmation when I change file extensions?

Question by:shacho
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    Accepted Solution

    I think this is hardcoded, so you won´t be able to do it.

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    Assisted Solution

    I don't think this is possible. You may want to try some freeware that allows you to browse and rename:
    LVL 7

    Assisted Solution

    The previous comments are correct. It is hardcoded into explorer. See link below for more detailed explanation.


    Author Comment

    Oh well.  It was worth a try.  Thanks all for your comments.


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