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Windows 7: One Drive - unallowed character in file name

18 Feb 2015   #1

7 Ultimate 64 bit
One Drive - unallowed character in file name

I have a file that will not sync w/one drive. 'Contains characters that are not allowed'
I do not see anything suspicious in file properties.

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18 Feb 2015   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64

Have you tried renaming the file to something else, then changing it back to the original name?
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19 Feb 2015   #3

7 Ultimate 64 bit

Nice! That worked. I'd like to know why onedrive won't take that file name...but I'm content to know that the problem is solved.
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