[reportlab-users] Strange properties of PDF files created on Windows 10

Robin Becker robin at reportlab.com
Tue Jan 7 08:16:42 EST 2020

On 07/01/2020 11:35, Axel P. Kielhorn wrote:
> Hello,
> I create PDF files on Windows 10 with Python 3.7.5 and reportlab 3.5.26.
> Everything is fine, but when I copy the files to an USB drive with a FAT32 filesystem I get the following message:
> Die Datei X.pdf verfügt über Eigenschaften, die nicht an den neuen Ort kopiert werden können.
> The File X.pdf has properties that cannot be copied to the new location.
Hi Axel,

I haven't seen this issue, but am not using windows 10 a lot.

My colleague Djan is spinning up a test and will try the copying to usb.

> What kind of properties are these?
> What can I do to prevent this message?
> With kind regards
> Axel

Robin Becker

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