#165 The given path's format is not supported.

John Lots

Synchronising notes from outlook to google:

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Error Details:
System.NotSupportedException: The given path's format is not supported.

at System.Security.Util.StringExpressionSet.CanonicalizePath(String path, Boolean needFullPath)

at System.Security.Util.StringExpressionSet.CreateListFromExpressions(String[] str, Boolean needFullPath)

at System.Security.Permissions.FileIOPermission.AddPathList(FileIOPermissionAccess access, AccessControlActions control, String[] pathListOrig, Boolean checkForDuplicates, Boolean needFullPath, Boolean copyPathList)

at System.Security.Permissions.FileIOPermission..ctor(FileIOPermissionAccess access, AccessControlActions control, String[] pathList, Boolean checkForDuplicates, Boolean needFullPath)

at System.IO.FileStream.Init(String path, FileMode mode, FileAccess access, Int32 rights, Boolean useRights, FileShare share, Int32 bufferSize, FileOptions options, SECURITY_ATTRIBUTES secAttrs, String msgPath, Boolean bFromProxy)

at System.IO.FileStream..ctor(String path, FileMode mode, FileAccess access, FileShare share, Int32 bufferSize, FileOptions options, String msgPath, Boolean bFromProxy)

at System.IO.FileStream..ctor(String path, FileMode mode)

at GoContactSyncMod.NotePropertiesUtils.CreateNoteFile(String Id, String body, String syncProfile) in C:\Users\saller\projects\googlesyncmod\trunk\GoogleContactsSync\NotePropertiesUtils.cs:line 326

at GoContactSyncMod.Syncronizer.UpdateNote(NoteItem master, Document slave) in C:\Users\saller\projects\googlesyncmod\trunk\GoogleContactsSync\Syncronizer.cs:line 1754

at GoContactSyncMod.NotesMatcher.SyncNote(NoteMatch match, Syncronizer sync) in C:\Users\saller\projects\googlesyncmod\trunk\GoogleContactsSync\NotesMatcher.cs:line 489

at GoContactSyncMod.NotesMatcher.SyncNotes(Syncronizer sync) in C:\Users\saller\projects\googlesyncmod\trunk\GoogleContactsSync\NotesMatcher.cs:line 434

at GoContactSyncMod.Syncronizer.Sync() in C:\Users\saller\projects\googlesyncmod\trunk\GoogleContactsSync\Syncronizer.cs:line 863

at GoContactSyncMod.SettingsForm.Sync_ThreadStarter() in C:\Users\saller\projects\googlesyncmod\trunk\GoogleContactsSync\SettingsForm.cs:line 458

Existing Notes folder (empty, on google) does not work; deleting that folder does not make a difference, an empty new Notes folders is created, and that's it.
Contacts do sync ok, no problem there.
OLK2010/32bit on W7Ult/64bit

Default OLK acct is a normal POP3 acct in a normal PST.


  • Florian Saller

    Florian Saller - 2012-08-27

    What is the name of your sync profile? Maybe you have a character in your sync profile name, that is not allowed for folder names? Please note, that GCSM is creating a subfolder in the log folder named with the sync profile, if you have something in (like a / or ?) it will not wokr

  • Florian Saller

    Florian Saller - 2012-08-27
    • assigned_to: nobody --> floriwan
    • status: open --> pending
  • John Lots

    John Lots - 2012-08-28
    • status: pending --> open
  • John Lots

    John Lots - 2012-08-28

    Ah - that's it then.. there's a colon in my profile name.. (machine : relevant e-mail addr). Will correct and report back later on this evening.

  • John Lots

    John Lots - 2012-08-29

    Indeed.. the profile name was the problem. Can be closed as far as I am concerned. Thx!

  • Florian Saller

    Florian Saller - 2012-08-29
    • labels: 1603417 -->
    • milestone: 1945040 --> v3.5
    • status: open --> closed-fixed

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