Creating paths longer than 255 chars

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Tue Apr 16 17:12:52 MDT 2013

Hi folks,

This document:

suggests that you can create paths longer than 255 chars under Windows
using the \\?\UNC\server\share\path syntax, however I have not found
an easy was to do that.

Does anyone know of a simple way to do so?

Richard Sharpe

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