8dot3name creation RRS feed

  • Question

  • when running 

    fsutil 8dot3name query C: it gives me the below output :

    The volume state is: 0 (8dot3 name creation is enabled).
    The registry state is: 2 (Per volume setting - the default).

    Based on the above two settings, 8dot3 name creation is enabled on C: 

    I need to change the state of the volume  to 1 through c code . How can i do that ?

    I am using Windows server 2016 .  Alsois there any  specific winAPI is exist to change the state of the volume ?

    Wednesday, August 28, 2019 1:35 PM