The filename or extension is too long

Description


When attempting to send files to SharePoint, The user receives the following error:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Digitech Systems\PaperVision SharePoint Tools\PaperVisionSendToSharePoint.exe

The filename or extension is too long.

Summary


This error may occur when the full path (i.e. C:\test\my_image.jpg) of files being sent to SharePoint exceeds an aggregate of 31537 characters.

Resolution:

Reduce the aggregate full path character count by sending the files from a shorter path (i.e. C:\test\my_image.jpg vs. C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Desktop\test\my_image.jpg) or by reducing the number of files sent per transmission.

Filed under PaperVision® SharePoint Tools, R73

Last modified Mar 22, 2011

Submitted Mar 22, 2011

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