Cannot Upload Attachment Files with Special Characters in File Name Such as "%" "$"

(Doc ID 2116330.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Agile Product Collaboration - Version 9.3.3.0 to 9.3.5.0 [Release 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 9.3.3.0 version, Folders, Files & Attachments

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

Java Client Error
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'Filename contains invalid characters and will not be uploaded.'


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



STEPS
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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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