how can i rename my current folder?

February 28, 2014 at 22:25:25
Specs: Windows XP
i want to rename my current folder (folder that i am in it) is it possible?
with this script i can find my folder name but i cant rename it

for %%* in (.) do @echo %%~n*
ren "%%~n*" "new"

whats wrong?

if its possible i want to remove any www.*.com from current folder name and replace it with space

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March 1, 2014 at 03:55:04
You can't rename a folder while you are actually in it, just as you can't rename a folder that's open in Windows.

You need to come out of it and rename it from it's parent folder or from root of drive, whichever applies.

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March 1, 2014 at 06:25:41
::====== script starts here ===============
:: mioo.bat 2014-03-01 20:58:32.62
@echo off & setLocal enableDELAYedeXpansioN

set old=!CD!
cd ..
ren !old! new
::====== script ends here =================

M2 Golden-Triangle

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March 1, 2014 at 06:26:42
well if its not possible to do this please write a batch script for me to do it
1- find current folder's name
2-if there is any www. ???* .com in its name rename it(replace www. ???* .com )with space

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March 1, 2014 at 06:30:04
dear Mechanix2Go
program should find current folder name automatically
if there is any www in its name replace it with space
please read above post

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