error: 0x80070299 the requested operation could not be completed due to a file system limitation RRS feed

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  • Hi 

    i have a windows server 2008 R2 standard.

    Issue :

    1.cannot able to create a new folder of C drive (root).  error 0x80070299 the operation cannot continue due to file system limitation

    2. windows update is failing with error 0x80070299

    3. cannot create shadow copy due to the same error 0x80070299

    4. D drive is working fine without any issues.

    Workaround done:

    1.. tried to defragment but it took very long time and hanged. i have to cancel or do restart. 

    Any ideas..

    Friday, May 25, 2018 10:52 AM

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