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Windows 7: Filename is corrupted in Live Messenger?

08 May 2010   #1
Ravanx

Windows 7 Pro
 
 
Filename is corrupted in Live Messenger?

The full name of the file isn't THEFRA~1.MP3 (not all letters are capitalized and there is no ~ dash in the actual filename)

Yet when sending some files over Windows Live Messenger, the filename is not correctly shown within the chat window some times (not every time; sometimes, the filename is shown correctly).

What is causing this error?




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08 May 2010   #2
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Read what the "tilde" is in Windows: The tilde (~) file in Windows and what it means
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