Largest pathsize in win2003

February 23, 2011 at 10:27:52
Specs: Windows 2003
What is the maximum filepath size in windows2003.The actual scenario is,I have a zip file with a few layer of folder structure an really big file names<around 150 character>.This zip file is stored in a shared foldeer.Now we have an application,which is trying to unzip the zip file<using the shared path which is more than 255 character> and failing.But if we try to unzip the folder localy,its working absolutely fine.

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February 23, 2011 at 12:48:19
I believe it 254 characters - which would explain your problem. An easy answer is to share further down the directory structure so that the pathname is shorter.

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