Author Topic: Is it possible to create a new datatype of length more than 255?  (Read 1639 times)

Offline Deeps

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i wanted to have a field which could only take or stock 1000 characters.
Is that possible? the text field accep 255 only and memo type , we cant specify the lenght we need.
So do any one of you have an idea?
thank you !!

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Re: Is it possible to create a new datatype of length more than 255?
« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2012, 05:19:26 AM »
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Offline crmpimp

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Re: Is it possible to create a new datatype of length more than 255?
« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2012, 05:24:57 AM »
I'm pretty sure that this is NOT possible to do within Pivotal, since after Text 255 you have to move up to a memo field. I think you'll end up having to use some code and a memo field, and count the # of characters within the memo field