Enabling 8.3 name creation on NTFS partitions

You must enable 8.3 Name Creation on NTFS Partitions to allow the Ghostscript conversion engine to work with long file names or with spaces and nonstandard characters in the file name during conversion. To do so:

  1. Click Start > Run.

  2. Enter regedit and click OK.

  3. In the Registry Editor, go to:


  4. Right-click the NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation entry and select Modify from the drop-down menu. The Edit DWORD Value page opens.

  5. In the Value data text box, enter 0.

  6. Click OK to close the page.