Word Perfect 6.1 and >8.3 filenames question

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  1. Jay H

    Jay H Producer

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    Is there any way to get stupid WP 6.1 to expand and recognize directories greater than 8 characters, 3 chars for the extension, and the '.'? The browser truncates every direction over 6 characters so it can it the ~1 in them and that way makes it confusing if you long directories where the numb
     
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    WP 6.1 was designed for the Windows 3.1 crowd, so I doubt it'll do more than 8.3 characters.
    Best solution is to upgrade to a newer version of WP (8 something was the last I heard, are they still making it?) or to MS Word, or a free solution like OpenOffice.
     
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