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How to Create a Folder with the Same Name as One That Has Been Deleted from the Repository? (Doc ID 838817.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Report Manager - Version 12.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to create a folder with the same name as a previously deleted folder in the Repositiory Manager?



1. Create the directory

2. Expand All - you see the directory

3. Check-mark the directory and press the delete button on the screen

4. Receive message: 'Folder <name> is empty and will be deleted'

Do you wish to continue? Respond Yes.

Message on the screen: Confirmation

Items successfully marked for deletion. Items marked for deletion are not visible to users and will be permanently deleted upon running the Repository Maintenance processing program. Any menu items associated with these items will be removed from their menus when Repository Maintenance is performed.


5. At this point if attempting to recreate the folder with the same name errors: 'The folder name you specified already exists, please enter another name.'




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