Posted on 1997-12-08
After installing Win95B on a new HD, I created a 1 Gb compressed drive with Drivespace3. After working fine for a couple of days, the compressed drive suddenly truncated all long filenames . If I unmount it and remount it, it would only use the next drive letter (not the originally assigned one). The only way I could uninstall my files, was to disable auto mounting, and mount the drive manually on startup, then it worked fine. Thereafter I created a NEW empty compressed drive, only to find that any longfilenames would be automatically truncated when copied to this drive !
I've NEVER had this problem before. Could anybody shed some light on this (How to fix etc.)?