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Build Error -1501 on project building other then C: Drive for example when building a project from "D:" Drive, user will see this error.
Error 7354 was added to InstallShield 2016 and higher builds due to Microsoft string validations that were previously missing.
Error 1501 occurs when InstallShield attempts to build a project with and the project has string with more then 8 character windows will throw error for shortname not able to create.
The user needs to enable the NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation option on the drive where the user is building the project. Please refer attached screenshot,
Also make sure the machine has the below registry values set:
Correct fsutil command formats:
Query, add a colon after the drive letter, e.g.
fsutil.exe 8dot3name query 😧
Correct the command to set the 8dot3 naming option by placing the colon immediately after the drive letter, e.g.
fsutil.exe 8dot3name set 😧 0NOTfsutil.exe 8dot3name set D : 0