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Remove the Tildes in short filenames

This tweak lets you remove the tildes in short filenames.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me
A tilde “~” is used to convert the long name into a compatible short name to set it in a pre-defined space in an application.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. Now, create a DWORD value name “NameNumericTail”, if the value does not exist, in the right panel. Right-click it and modify the data value to “0” to enable the setting and “1” to disable it.

Click “OK” and close the registry editor.

Restart the system to see the changes taking effect.

Remove the Tildes in short filenames .reg

The '.reg' file will display long filename with no numeric tails for files.

Show the Tildes in short filenames .reg

The '.reg' file will display short filename with numeric tails for files.

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

Long filename with no numeric tails for files is visible.

Short filename with numeric tails for files is visible by default.

First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Second, go to the [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\FileSystem\] key, right-click on the blank area in the right pane and click on "New > DWORD Value" to create a new DWORD value with the name "NameNumericTail".

Third, right-click on the 'NameNumericTail' DWORD value and click on "Modify".

Finally, enter the value "0" in the text box and click on 'OK'.

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