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How to convert LFN Path to DOS path ?

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Hi , here's my stupid question :

i have my filename C:\program files\skizo_code\toto.exe
i want to convert it into 8.3 dos format .. what is the right Win Api i have to use ? thx in advance :)
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This one is not soo stupid ;-)

Call the 'GetShortPathName()' Win32 API funtion...
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by:SkizoWalker
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thanx for beeing so induuulgent ;)!
here's the point so .. have a nice day

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