Article ID : S500031334 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

Why doesn't the confirmation message appear when renaming the Read-Only folder?

    The confirmation message does not appear when renaming the Read-Only folder.

    This is the specification of Windows® XP. This feature was changed as most of folders are set as Read-Only by the computer, and not by the user.

    For more information, please refer to the following solution in Microsoft's technical support website.
    Article ID: Q283262
    Last Reviewed: October 18, 2001
    Title: Confirmation Prompt Is Not Displayed When You Rename a Read-Only Folder