SharePoint | 2019 | New Feature | File path limit of 400 characters RRS feed

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  • SharePoint Server 2019 has increased the maximum file path length limit from 260 characters to 400 characters.

    The file path is everything after the server name and port number in the URL. File path includes the name of the site and subsites, document library, folders, and the file itself. This file path length limit increase makes it easier to sync deeply nested content from personal storage devices to SharePoint.

    If you exceed that limit, you'll receive an error message like the below:


    New and improved features in SharePoint Server 2019

    What'sdeprecated or removed from SharePoint Server 2019  



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    Monday, December 31, 2018 2:52 AM