I'm trying to create a desktop shortcut to a PDF file out on our network. But when it is deployed, the path to the file keeps getting corrupted in the shortcut settings.

Here is what the path should look like:
"N:\Quality Manual\ISO Procedures & Work Instructions\Quality Manual\Quality Manual.pdf"

Here is what ends up getting distributed:

I have attached an export of the app object in AOT format.

It looks like the path is being truncated to 8.3 format. Why would it do this?