# Check File Condition in Windows With $in Path Does Not Work Document ID : KB000090254 Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018 Show Technical Document Details Issue: Affects Release version(s): 7.1 Check File Condition in Windows With$ in Path Does Not Work
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Symptoms

Check File Condition in Windows With $in Path Does Not Work. For example: \\path\to_file$\file.txt

The check file condition will not find the spcified file.

Cause

Java needs the ~ as an escape character before the $character. Resolution add a ~ character in front of the$ character \\path\to_file$\file.txt The path will then look like this: \\path\to_file~$\file.txt