Special ASCII characters in folder/file names..?

miseryguts

New Member
Is there a workaround for the inability to use:
"*/:<>?\|
in file/folder names..?

Thanks.
 


patcooke

Microsoft MVP
Staff member
Microsoft MVP
No - because they each have their own significance within the folder/filename syntax so would lead to ambiguous interpretation by the operating/file handling system.
 


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