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Can you rename an existing private MSMQ queue on Windows Server 2003?

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I was going to suggest editing the text file in the msmq\storage\lqs directory that contains the configuration for the private file. After testing it, though, I found it didn't work. – John Breakwell Feb 4 '11 at 1:23
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I don't think you can, but you can always deleted and create a new private queue by the name you desire can you not?

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Absolutely, I was just asking for the sake of a customer. Renaming would mean you wouldn't have to reconfigure permissions and such. – Dan Appleyard Feb 4 '11 at 16:01

No you can't rename a private queue.

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