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8dot3 Error on Login Page 'Disable 8dot3 Semantics by Running 'Installer DisableNtfs8dot3' and then Restarting Windows' (Doc ID 1175763.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version and later
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How to get rid of a 'run the Installer DisableNtfs8dot3' message on the login page of a UCM/URM dev environment in 11g?

Full message:
"The weblayout directory is on a filesystem with 8dot3 semantics. Legacy 16-bit 8dot3 filenames conflict with revision labels and will cause file loss. Disable 8dot3 semantics by running 'Installer DisableNtfs8dot3' and then restarting Windows."


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