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What is the new conflict resolution dialog for file coping in Windows 8?

What is the new conflict resolution dialog for file coping in Windows 8? 

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The conflict resolution dialog is a feature that helps prevent files from being replaced by another file with the same file name by accident. The feature also allows the user to compare files very easily so that the user will be able to decide whether to replace the file with the same name.

  1. The Conflict resolution dialog will appear when a file is being transfer to another location with the same file name and format.
  2. Select Compare info for both files to obtain more detail information.
  3. User can understand the file location, time stamp of the file to decide on the replacement of the file.
  4. User will be presented by detailed information regarding the transfer speed during the file transfer.