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    unable to delete

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    by jbutenh125 ·

    I am unable to delete certain files in My Documents . The error says the file specified is not valid or too long. Specify a different file name. How can I delete these files?

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      Clarifications

      by jbutenh125 ·

      In reply to unable to delete

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      There is one possibility to consider…

      by older mycroft ·

      In reply to unable to delete

      If the filename is excessively long, the Windows shell will have difficulty with it.

      Try renaming it prior to deleting.
      You can rename it to ANY small filename – after all, you are just going to delete it anyway.

      That should do it.

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