How To: Create directory named “con” in windows

By | March 7, 2012

Windows user might have tried to create directory such as ‘con’ or ‘aux’ and found that is not possible.

But there are alternative methods to make this happen.

Follow The Steps To create ‘con’ Folder

  1. open cmd
  2. type “md\.g:con”

And you have created the con folder in G drive, this step is same for creating “aux” folder

after creating con directory, if you delete that it won’t be deleting. in that case you should follow these steps

  1. open cmd
  2. type “rd\.c:con”

Please see the following screencast for details:

Now there is no restrictions on providing names to directory in windows.

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