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Why did I receive a "The specified file or folder name is too long" error message when I create a new folder or a new document in a document library in SharePoint

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The specified file or folder name is too long. The URL path for all files and folders must be 260 characters or less (and no more than 128 characters for any single file or folder name in the URL). Please type a shorter file or folder name.
Here are some references about URL path length restrictions:  URL path length restrictions (SharePoint Server 2010)  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff919564(v=office.14).aspx
 
It also has to do with the restrictions the browsers put on the url length  as well.
 
I would try to shorten the name of the file and remove all spaces.  If you can go back and rename your folders as well and remove the spaces that would improve your results too.

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Created at 4/24/2013 11:25 AM by clstauber
Last modified at 4/24/2013 11:25 AM by clstauber