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Cannot Upload Attachment Files with Special Characters in File Name Such as "%" "$" (Doc ID 2116330.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Agile Product Collaboration - Version 9.3.3.0 to 9.3.6.0 [Release 9.3]
Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.3.3.0 to 9.3.6.0 [Release 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Not Able To Upload If Filename Has Dollar Sign (Special Characters)

Java Client Error

'Filename contains invalid characters and will not be uploaded.'


Web Client Error

'File "$xxxxxxx.docx" is invalid because it contains unsupported characters and has been removed from the upload list.'



Steps

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Log into Web Client
  2. Try to upload/attach a file with Filename Has Dollar Sign ("$xxxxxxxx.docx" )
  3. Error: 'File "$xxxxxxx.docx" is invalid because it contains unsupported characters and has been removed from the upload list.'

Cause

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