Maximum cookie size

Is there a maximum size to the cookie? If yes, what is it?
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HainKurtSr. System AnalystCommented:
yes there is
also there is a limit on number of cookies per domain

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HainKurtSr. System AnalystCommented:
it should be 4K bytes in size...
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HainKurtSr. System AnalystCommented:
I guess this is same as one of the above

check section 6.3 especially
HainKurtSr. System AnalystCommented:
if you need more than 4K, split it into multiple cookies

name_length = 3
Name_1 = "..." 4K
Name_2 = "..." 4K
Name_3 = "..." max 4K

total 12K you can store in the cookie, when you want to use check name_length, then combine name_i (i=1..name_length) to get your actual cookie...
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