DataType.VarCharMax Property


Gets a data type that specifies the VarCharMax definition used in the data type.

Namespace:   Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll)

public static DataType VarCharMax { get; }

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.DataType

A DataType object value that specifies a VarCharMax definition in the data type.

This data type allows storage of up to a maximum of 2GB of data. You can use the VarCharMax data type as a parameter in stored procedures and string functions. However, you cannot use this data type in the key column of an index.

Visual Basic

Dim dt As DataType
dt = New DataType(SqlDataType.VarCharMax)


$dt = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.DataType([Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.SqlDataType]::VarCharMax)
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