[wix-users] error LGHT0001: Illegal characters in path.

Rob Mensching rob at firegiant.com
Mon Apr 25 02:05:48 PDT 2016

What's your temp folder path?

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From: wix-users [mailto:wix-users-bounces at lists.wixtoolset.org] On Behalf Of Magi, Sampattakumar S
Sent: Monday, April 25, 2016 2:04 AM
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Subject: Re: [wix-users] error LGHT0001: Illegal characters in path.

Excerpt from the msbuild log set to diagnostic
		Windows Installer XML Toolset Linker version
		Copyright (c) Outercurve Foundation. All rights reserved.
light.exe(0,0): error LGHT0001: Illegal characters in path.
		Exception Type: System.ArgumentException
		Stack Trace:
		   at System.IO.Path.CheckInvalidPathChars(String path, Boolean checkAdditional)
		   at System.IO.Path.NormalizePath(String path, Boolean fullCheck, Int32 maxPathLength, Boolean expandShortPaths)
		   at System.IO.Path.GetFullPathInternal(String path)
		   at System.IO.Path.GetFullPath(String path)
		   at System.CodeDom.Compiler.TempFileCollection.EnsureTempNameCreated()
		   at Microsoft.Tools.WindowsInstallerXml.WixBinder.set_TempFilesLocation(String value)

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