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*Paul
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Path Lengths

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11-20-2002 06:08 PM
Is there a limit to the length in characters of a path to a particular part
or assembly? I am setting up a file structure for library parts / iparts and
some are quite buried 60-70 characters in the path.

TIA

Paul
*Bilton, John
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Re: Path Lengths

11-20-2002 07:43 PM in reply to: *Paul
I would imagine that it's the Windows limitation of 255 characters. 60-70 characters - this sounds
like a complex directory structure here. From experience, Inventor has better performance with a
fairly flat folder structure, although setting out your project correctly should eliminate some
performance hits.

John Bilton
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