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R. C. White, CPA
San Marcos, TX
Microsoft Windows MVP
"Phil" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> We are receiving the error: "Error Copying File or
> Folder -- Cannot remove folder ..... The filename or
> extension is too long"
> Here is how I am doing it. We have a Windows 2000 File
> server and it takes the 5+ gigs of documents from the
> laptop via copy/paste fine. But when I copy from the
> server to Windows XP Pro, the thing bombs. I am trying to
> find something to go through and find all these files so
> I may set them aside since I am not a programmer or great
> scripter. Many of the bombing files may have been on a
> MAC server back in the late 90's. Any ideas?