Unzipping a file which has multiple folders and each folder has the files with same name in it


 
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Unzipping a file which has multiple folders and each folder has the files with same name in it

Hi,

I have a zipped file a.zip. This has got multiple folders in it say x and y. x contains a.txt and y contains a.txt. Is it possible to unzip this file and have the 2 files extracted and rename them to unique names.

Thanks in advance.
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Of course you can do that: a file has in fact a "path name", so its "real name" is not "a.txt", but "/path/to/your/file/a.txt". As long as one part of this name is different the computer is able tell these two apart (just like you can tell people with the same surname but different family names apart).

I hope this helps.

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