Windows users can sometimes be a little blind to the fact that not everything acts like Windows. A perfect example of this is when they send Windows UNC (Universal Naming Convention) paths to Mac users. They expect the Mac folks to be able to click the link in an E-mail message and go straight to a folder on a file server.
What are UNC paths? Those are sometimes short but often long links that look . . .
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