troubleshooting Question

How to prevent desktop icons from having their name truncated

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masterbakerFlag for United States of America asked on
Windows XP
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Hi all,

This is probably a simple thing, but I can't seem to find the setting.  Argh!  What I have is a bunch of Windows XP Professional computers that all need an icon called "Network_Test.bat" on their desktops.  The file is stored in the C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Desktop folder, so it isn't a shortcut.  Anyway, the file name shows up as "Network_Te..." instead of the full file name.  How can I prevent Windows from condensing the name of the icon?  


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