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Need to get data length property of a column by VB code.

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How do I get the length of a varchar datatype for a given table and column?

I need a VB function that I can pass the table name and column name as parmeters and return the column lenght for varchar data types. I am working with ADODB connections and Access forms using VB behind events.

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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 2000 total points
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you can query the INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS view:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms188348.aspx

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