Receiving error 'The file name contains invalid characters. Please enter a different file name.' when trying to save in Content Studio, Invalid characters.

Potential Symptoms

  • Receiving error 'The file name contains invalid characters. Please enter a different file name.' when trying to save in Content Studio.

Environment

  • Product Family: Software, Control System
  • Products:
  • Components: Version 4
  • Control System: Show Control Display Studio 

Cause

  • The file name contains invalid characters. Content Studio does not use the same nomenclature as Microsoft Windows uses for file naming.

Resolution

  • Rename the presentation using Letters, Numbers and/or spaces. Make sure the file name does not contain any of the following invalid characters:  
    • ! " # $ % & ' ( ) * + , - . / : ; < = > ? @ [ \ ] ^ ` { | } ~   

KB ID: DD2229324


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