MetaColumn.IsLongString Property


Gets a value that indicates whether the data field type can contain long strings.

 property bool IsLongString { bool get(); };
public bool IsLongString { get; }
member this.IsLongString : bool
Public ReadOnly Property IsLongString As Boolean

Property Value


true if the data field type can contain long strings; otherwise, false.


The SQL types text, ntext, varchar, and nvarchar can contain long strings. The value of the IsLongString property is used to determine whether the TextBox or TextArea field template is displayed to enable users to modify the field value.

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