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Go to your desktop and create a new folder (right click in an open area, and choose New – Folder). Give that folder this name:

CON

If you know why this is impossible, put it in the comments below and consider yourself to have reached a high level of Geek status!

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Lyndell
January 14th, 2009

CON is one of the reserved strings back from the old DOS days – like COM, LPT1, LPT2, PRN –

Linda
January 14th, 2009

CON is part of an internal DOS command: COPY _____ CON, an instruction for copying a file to the console (monitor) and displaying it. Definitely from the “old days.”