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MS SQL Server 2008 Express 8GB Size Limit

I have heard that MS SQL Server 2008 Express has a size limit of 8 GB.  Does this mean that a single database cannot grow larger than 8 GB?  Or does this mean that all of the databases on the one machine cannot grow larger than 8 GB?  In other words, could I have 5 databases that are 6 GB each on the same machine?

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Ephraim WangoyaCommented:

The limit is 10GB and it means a single database can be larger than 10GB
So you could have 10 databases each 9GB in size
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Ephraim WangoyaCommented:
Sorry, can not be larger than 10GB
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Ephraim WangoyaCommented:
And thats sql server 2008R2 to be precise

All other versions of sql server express have a limit of 5GB
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Paul JacksonSoftware EngineerCommented:
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StumpedAndGratefulAuthor Commented:
Thanks!  That was quick & exactly what I was looking for!
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