RE: Sad is...

Subject: RE: Sad is...
From: "Bill Darnall" <billdarnall -at- writingandtraining -dot- com>
To: "'Dan Goldstein'" <DGoldstein -at- nuot -dot- com>, "'TECHWR-L'" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:37:53 -0700

I had the same problem with Win 7 and Win 8.1. But it may be that the
problem is the browser.
Microsoft Support offers a "hot fix" and acknowledges "A file copy operation
fails when files or folders have long paths in Windows Explorer ... fails
and generates a message that states that the path (file name) is too long.
..."
http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2891362
-Bill

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Subject: RE: Sad is...

Which begs the question, why can't Windows 7 perform the same function as
Windows XP?

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From: Chris Morton
Sent: Friday, March 13, 2015 5:22 PM
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Subject: Re: Sad is...

The\filename\includes\the\lengthy\path\structure.

Perhaps create a folder named *C:\Copy*, copy the files to there, and then
(once aboard) move them to where you'd like them?

> Chris

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References:
Sad is...: From: Dan Goldstein
Re: Sad is...: From: Haim Roman
RE: Sad is...: From: Dan Goldstein
Re: Sad is...: From: Chris Morton
RE: Sad is...: From: Dan Goldstein

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