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Extended length paths in Windows

Maybe you are one of persons who belived for this moment that maximal length of path in Windows is equal to MAX_PATH ( 260 signs). Nothing further from the truth !!!.

In document which you can download below I have described inter alia:

- what is the maximum path length and from which it follows
- in how achieve possibility to create paths longer than MAX_PATH
- details related with WinApi, where path length and it’s type is tested

entire post you can find here:

http://www.icewall.pl/2010/10/15/maksymalna-dlugosc-sciezki-pod-windows’em/?lang=en

Document: Windows LongPaths – extended-length paths

good job on testing..

good job on testing..

@Ej Thx ;)

@Ej
Thx ;)