Equal to 255 characters


How could I determine if the field [Description] is near its maximum 255 characters?
This would be within a query.

example here:
SELECT Import_Excel.Description
FROM Import_Excel;

thank you
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ste5anSenior DeveloperCommented:
SELECT Len(Import_Excel.Description)
FROM Import_Excel;

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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
This should let you know if Len is 250 or greater

Select Import_Excel.Description, IIF(Len(Import_Excel.Description)>250,"Near Max","OK For now") As Result
FROM Import_Excel
pdvsaProject financeAuthor Commented:
thank you
Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
is near its maximum 255 characters?
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