Powershell ReadError Truncated path

I have been running the following command:

Get-ChildItem "D:\UserShares\create" -recurse | Measure-Object -property length -sum | ft -autosize | out-string -width 4096


Get-ChildItem : The specified path, file name, or both are too long. The fully qualified file name must be less than 26
0 characters, and the directory name must be less than 248 characters.
At line:1 char:14
+ Get-ChildItem <<<<  "D:\UserShares\create" -recurse | Measure-Object -property length -sum | ft -autosize | out-strin
g -width 4096
    + CategoryInfo          : ReadError: (D:\UserShares\c...its Logo - Copy:String) [Get-ChildItem], PathTooLongExcept
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : DirIOError,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.GetChildItemCommand

The issue I have, I cannot view the full path for file: ReadError: (D:\UserShares\c...its Logo - Copy

As it has been truncated, any help to view the full path.


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Joshua GrantomSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
Getting the full path is difficult but you could at least get the folder path by collecting all of the errors and displaying at the end.

Get-ChildItem C:\temp\ -recurse -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue -ErrorVariable err | Measure-Object -property length -sum | Select Count,Sum | ft -autosize | out-string -width 4096

foreach ($errorRecord in $err)
    if ($errorRecord.Exception -is [System.IO.PathTooLongException])
        Write-Warning "Path too long in directory '$($errorRecord.TargetObject)'."
        Write-Error -ErrorRecord $errorRecord

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introluxAuthor Commented:
Joshua GrantomSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
you're welcome!
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