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How to export an access database that is "too large"

Last Modified: 2015-03-03
I am exporting an access database within access. By > right clicking the database >export > ODBC database > Naming it > Choosing "Machine Data source" > Choosing my data source that I set up with ODBC

Then I get a pop up message stating  "Record is too large"

If there is a work around for exporting larger access databases to SQL Server please let me know.

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