How many characters can an object in Vista have?

Issue

How many characters can an object in Vista have?

Product Line

TAC Vista

Environment

Vista 5.1.6 and newer

Cause

When naming an object, all letters and digits are allowed. Additionally, the following characters may be used: (space) [ ] _ : / Up to 40 characters in length can be used.

Resolution

When naming an object, all letters and digits are allowed. Additionally, the following characters may be used: (space) [ ] _ : / Up to 40 characters in length can be used. 

Examples of prohibited characters are: ! " # $ % & ' ( ) * + , - ; < = > ? @ \ ^ ` { } | ¦ .(period/fullstop)