Performance issue with ntext field data type
Posted on 2009-05-14
I have an application with 40 fields. One of the field is "Notes" with nvarchar(255). Now my client is requesting it to make it nText. I have few questions:
1. Will I loose data when changing the data type from nvarchar to ntext?
2. Assuming that over a period of time, I will have 50,000 records in this table, will having ntext hamper the performance when running with .NEt application?