Restricted characters

There are some limitations on the characters that can be used in folder and file names in Office 365. If you avoid using the following characters in the folder and file names then you should not have any issues:

* Quotation Marks
# Hash
% Percent
* Asterix
: Colon
< Less than
> Greater than
? Question Mark
/ Forward Slash
\ Back Slash
& Ampersand
~ Tilde
{ } Braces
| Pipe
Plus

For the latest, most up to date list, please visit the Microsoft list of restricted characters.

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