Error: “Invalid queue path name” Exception using MSMQ Remote Queue

If you are getting the error “Invalid queue path name” from C# or other language, it could be that when reference a remote queue, you need to add the “FormatName:DIRECT:OS:” on the front,

Instead of:


Prefix it as shown below


For more details, see “Manabu Tokunaga blog” or “Stack Overflow”


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