'Con' Folder name in Win XP

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    Hello there MR users. Today, I tried renaming a folder in Win XP to con. I couldn't, the folder name always changed to New Folder or to the previous folder name. Does anyone know why Win XP doesn't allow the users to use 'con' as a folder name?

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