You should also be aware that some hosts limit file name lengths (excluding the path)
- usually on some Unix server and to 32 char max
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"Larry Barnhill" <***@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:5F2BE3B0-6C61-4282-96E8firstname.lastname@example.org...
| Thank You very much, Gentlemen. If I understand your answer correctly, the
| 256 character limit includes all characters in the absolute path, starting
| with the drive letter and including all characters including the file
| extension? I was afraid of this.
| It may mean a complete restructuring of this site that I seem to have
| On a related note, when publishing a web page, must the Indexing service be
| turned off? I attempted publishing this morning, but the first error was
| "Server Error: cannot access ~\catalog.wci" or something similar.
| Thank You for any input.
| Larry Barnhill
| "Steve Easton" wrote:
| > 256 characters. Applies to both individual file name and a path to a file.
| > --
| > Steve Easton
| > Microsoft MVP FrontPage
| > 95isalive
| > This site is best viewed............
| > ........................with a computer
| > "Larry Barnhill" <***@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
| > news:621ACD08-207Aemail@example.com...
| > > Hello All,
| > >
| > > In trying to publish a Web Page with Frontpage 2000, I am getting "File Name
| > > too Long" errors, which abort the Publish operation. What is the file name
| > > length limit and is it just the file name or the complete path name length?
| > >
| > > Thank You for any insight to this problem.
| > >
| > > Larry Barnhill