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Last modified 13 months ago

#3152 assigned Bug

FileCopy doesn't cope well with copying files with embedded spaces in their name to UNC destinations

Reported by: pscales@… Owned by: Jon
Milestone: Component: AutoIt
Version: 3.3.14.0 Severity: None
Keywords: Cc:

Description

FileCopy of a file with a full path specification and included spaces in the filename to a destination specified as a UNC path will fail. Note that if no path specification is supplied in the source string, FileCopy succeeds. Tried with V 3.3.12.0, 3.3.14.0, beta 3.3.15.0.

In the examples below, $temp is a folder name in the format "YYYYMMDDHHNNSS.$$$", e.g., "20151027144712.$$$"

FileCopy("C:\Temp\" & $temp & "\TestFile_1.txt", "\\SERVER\C$\Temp")

works, but

FileCopy("C:\Temp\" & $temp & "\Test File 2.txt", "\\SERVER\C$\Temp")

doesn't.

Neither does

FileCopy("""C:\Temp\" & $temp & "\Test File 2.txt""", "\\SERVER\C$\Temp")

or

FileCopy("""C:\Temp\" & $temp & "\Test File 2.txt""", """\\SERVER\C$\Temp""")

This works:

FileChangeDir("C:\Temp\" & $temp)
FileCopy("Test File 2.txt", "\\SERVER\C$\Temp")

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Changed 3 years ago by pscales@…

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comment:1 Changed 13 months ago by Jpm

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