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Subject: Re: [not related to rockbox] no long filenames in windows xp
From: Uwe Freese (
Date: 2002-12-09

Hello BoD,

BoD wrote on Monday, December 9, 2002, 5:47:49 PM:

B> When I plug my archos (ajbr20) in windows XP, he sees it as a "short file
B> name" device. I can't copy files on it, without renaming to 8.3 file names.
B> Does anyone experience the same problems?

I had no problems under WinXP and WinXP-SP1. I also have a AJBR20. You
could format the drive again and see if the problem still exists.

Bye, Uwe.

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