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Maximum size of plain text fields?
Versions: R5; ND6; ND6.5; ND7; ND8; ND8.5

15KB per (summary) text field
64KB per (non-summary) text field
30KB of fields per document (storage)
15KB displayed in a view's column

  Tweet: 'Max size of ordinary (summary) text field: 15K bytes'
  Tweet: 'Max size of non-summary text field: 64K bytes'
  Tweet: 'Fields per document: 30K bytes of storage per document'
  Tweet: 'Text displayed in a view column: 15K bytes'

Additional notes:

Note that these values are all in bytes, not characters, as characters are stored in LMBCS, which can be up to 4 bytes each (though ASCII characters will be 1 byte).

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