Jump to content
  • 0

Truncated file names when viewed as attachment



File names are arbitrarily truncated when viewed as an attachment. When a note has multiple files attached user won't know which is which unless it is clear from the first 8 characters. Suggest allowing full names to be visible if the width of the note allows it.

evernote truncated file names within note.png

  • Like 1
Link to comment

5 replies to this idea

Recommended Posts

  • 0
  • Level 5*

Hi.  The answer would be either to use one file per note,  where (in windows at least) the filename becomes the title - with far more available characters - and,  if you wish,  you could create a table of contents listing to show all the files in one place;  or you could simply copy and paste the full file name into a note,  then attach the file below it;  or you could store the file(s) in a cloud drive and create a note with links to all.


Link to comment
  • 0

I agree that the truncated attachment names are quite limiting. While mousing over the attachment shows the full file name, for ease of browsing attachments it would be SO much easier if it would show the full file name, or at least a more generous number of characters in the preview.

Link to comment

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Create New...