How To Find the Windows Short Path For Any Directory (Example, How to Shorten "C:\Program Files (x86)\" To Remove The Spaces From The Directory Name)
Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2016
Applies to:Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
In a windows environment, often times you can run into issues specifying a file or file path with special characters or spaces in it.
To correct this, a DOS short name should be used to eliminate special characters while maintaining the address of the directory.
How do you tell the DOS short name for the path you need?
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