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Invalid Characters in File or Folder Names

If you are receiving an error message that your file folder name is invalid, read below to learn what is valid in folder names.

If a file or folder you’re trying to upload to OneDrive for Business contains any of the characters listed below, rename the file or folder to remove these characters. The list of invalid characters is different on Office 365 and SharePoint 2013.

Invalid file or folder name characters in OneDrive for Business on Office 365-
" # % * : < > ? / \ | 


Invalid file or folder name characters in OneDrive for Business on SharePoint 2013-
~ " # % & * : < > ? / \ { | }.

For more information, please visit the Microsoft Office Help Site here.



Keywords:onedrive, office 365, help, error   Doc ID:60282
Owner:Tom R.Group:UW-Extension and Colleges
Created:2016-01-29 10:58 CDTUpdated:2016-01-29 11:05 CDT
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