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Can't open or rename file (name is too long) WTF?

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Are you by any chance using a FAT16 formatted drive?
 
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Ooh, multiple annual necrophilia ... so it does happen.
 

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:laugh: You are SO right! 3 times after a year at least!
 
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This thread is from 2008, there was internet back then?
 

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This thread is from 2008, there was internet back then?
no young one, we used carrier pigeons to transport the vinyl records we engraved data onto by hand.
 

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#31


There's no context menu for rename, I've also tried clicking on it when it's highlightd (which usually changes name too). It wont open in realplayer VLC or WMP.


I get this error when trying to open it.

I've also tried to convert it but thje converter software says unknown file type.

Any help much appreciated! :toast:
Hi Ramsey,

I suggest to try "Long Path Tool" program .

before I have problem cannot copy file because file name too long. and after I found long path tool and now my problem solved

Thanks

Patrick
 
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just incase it's only been said 6 times.. Shorten the folder names
 
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no young one, we used carrier pigeons to transport the vinyl records we engraved data onto by hand.
More like paper scrolls lol
 
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