Filename control in Windows 2000 Server

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I'd like to set up a folder/shared volume that would refuse access to files that had names with unwanted characters (eg spaces). I could do post-processing but it would be a lot neater if the problem was stopped at source.

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Quick fix – force 8.3 DOS compliance.

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  • OwenWatson
    Sorry: 8 character filenames are just too short to be meaningful.
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