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Report destination file path name too long

Goals and Symptoms

Summary


  • When generating a Report in the Reporter application, you see an error, Error 1004.


    Symptoms

    While generating a Report in the Reporter application of ION Enterprise, you see an error as shown below (Fig. 1).

    Fig. 1

    If you scroll to the left to see the hidden part of the error message, you can see as shown in Fig. 2.

    Fig. 2

    The complete error is:

    **ERROR** Error 1004 (This file could not be accessed. Try one the following: ||| Make sure the specified folder exists. || Make sure the folder that contains the file is not read-only. || Make sure the file name does not contain any of the following characters: <> ? [] : | or * || Make sure the file/path name doesn’t contain more that 218 characters. ) has occurred in Microsoft Office Excel

Facts and Changes

Keywords
Report

Reporter

1004

Excel

Causes and Fixes

See attached ION Knowledge Base article.
Report destination file path name too long.pdf

Original article#12660

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