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What characters are not supported for CIFS share name?

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Applies to

ONTAP 9.x

Answer

  • The following characters are supported when you name CIFS shares:

"!", "@" "#", "$", "%", "&", "'", "_", "-", ".", "~", "(", ")", "{", "}".

  • The following characters are not supported when you name CIFS shares:
" ", "[" "]", """, "/", "", ":", ";", "|", "<", ">", ",", "?", "*", "=".

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