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While using CFileFind in a recursive directory search for all .WAV files, it appears to skip a WAV file in my C:\WINDOWS\TEMP directory.  I'm concerned that this problem may happen other places I haven't caught yet.  I've traced through, and CFileFind::FindNextFile() simply never sees it, even if I ONLY scan C:\WINDOWS|TEMP.

Is there a known problem here or some gotcha?

Also, how do I extract the short file name (8.3) of the CFileFind results?
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In this case, please check your hard disk with scandisk first to make sure there is no error with it. Also, copy all the files under C:\WINDOWS\TEMP to another directory and try your program again to see what happens.

You can call GetShortPathName() to get the short file name.

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