In Windows 7 I can't copy the file with
| in the name. Gives me an error
Can not find the file. I have around 30GB of files and all contains that character. Any idea how can I copy them to another NTFS partition?
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Command Line is your friend.
You can then copy/rename using the 8.3 names
You can mix 8.3 and long filenames when renaming:
Invalid characters in file name will cause problems rather sooner than later. I'd recommend you rename all the files to avoid further issue.
This should work (but it's untested):
That should replace all
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This should help you bypass the restriction on using
I was going to suggest the same thing as Dennis. There are many apps available for windows as well, but I don't know how well they would do renaming files with an "invalid" character.